Gerald Whitehouse is an Occupational Hygienist with 22 years experience of working with employers of all sizes, to help them look after their workforce's well-being This expertise covers both health and safety issues, such as DSE and HR issues such as mental health. Gerald has written and commissioned content for a range of online training courses in these areas. Gerald has trained thousands of computer users to work without discomfort at their desks and has trained hundreds of people to be DSE Assessors. Your can contact Gerald on +44 (0) 1822 819 786 or gerald@hub-4.co.uk

The 3 keys to a good wellbeing strategy

1. Take Responsibility.  From the outset: your acknowledgement that you do have a responsibility is vital. Wellbeing is a necessary consideration in the modern workplace. Be proactive rather than re-active when taking steps to address workplace wellness. If you take ownership and control, you can prevent problems from happening rather than deal with them when they…

Why have a wellbeing strategy?

The term “wellbeing” covers several aspects of the way people feel about their lives, including their jobs, and their relationships with the people around them. Of course, a person’s wellbeing is to do with their own character, along with the workplace, but research shows that employers can have an influence on an individual’s sense of…