Supporting mental health: Why we avoid the subject 

Supporting mental health: Why we avoid the subject 

A year of escalating needs  The subject of mental health has been propelled towards the top of many organisation’s agendas, owing to the uncertainties, challenges and trauma of the global pandemic.   We spoke to Dr Liz Royle of Power To Respond a specialist crisis and...
Mental and Physical Health when Working at Home

Mental and Physical Health when Working at Home

How are your staff doing working at home? In the first COVID-19 Homeworker Wellbeing report from the Institute of Employment Studies, 33% of respondents reported feeling frequently isolated, 64% reported loss of sleep due to worry and 50% of respondents reported not...
Managing Mental Wellbeing of Lone Workers

Managing Mental Wellbeing of Lone Workers

One of the three strands that we are focusing on this year at the Lone Worker Safety Expo Conference is ‘wellbeing’.  For lone workers there are specific issues around being isolated from other colleagues and the stresses and potential mental health problems that this...
NEC Health and Safety Event

NEC Health and Safety Event

The LWSE Conference Team have just spent a fantastic three days hosting the Lone Worker Theatre at The Health and Safety Event at the NEC. With the vast majority of sessions ‘full and standing’ and audiences asking some great questions. We couldn’t be happier! Expert...