Improving Workplace Health & Safety in Essex
Here at Healthier Workforce, we are a trusted occupational health provider with over 10 years of industry experience, so our team is well-equipped to improve staff well-being and health in your workplace. Healthier Workforce operates through an experienced nationwide network of occupational health practitioners, offering health assessments and a range of other occupational health services to businesses all around Essex. Our aim is to help employers create a more productive and safe workplace by improving the health and well-being of their staff.
Our services include:
- Health checks for prospective employees – to ensure they are fit for the role
- Sickness absence management
- Drug and alcohol testing
- Health assessments for industry-specific health issues: eg.) spirometry, skin tests, vision screening
- Mental health support
- Workplace assessments – to identify health and safety hazards in the workplace
- Individual health assessments – to check whether employees’ health has been affected by their work
Our team assess workplaces to ensure they meet health and safety regulations, identify potential health risks, and monitor staff health to see whether they are being negatively affected by their work. We tailor our services to your business’s specific needs, based on a variety of factors, including the types of workplace risks there will be in your industry. By investing in occupational health services, business owners can improve workplace well-being, and therefore reduce sickness and absences, and increase productivity and staff retention. Employees work harder when they feel important and cared about, and if their workplace is safe and secure, they will not take so many costly sick days.
Healthier Workforce strives to only connect with health practitioners who are Constructing Better Health (CBH) registered, and Safe, Effective, Quality Occupational Health Service (SEQOHS) accredited. Our partners can check for work-related health issues, run programmes teaching employees about healthy lifestyle choices, and make sure your workplace is meeting all the legal requirements.
If you think your business could benefit from our comprehensive occupational health services, and you would like to find out more about what is available, then feel free to contact us today. We cater to businesses all across Essex and the UK, and our friendly team would be happy to help you.