‘Take care of me’

Majority of workers expect employers to take care of their physical, psychological health: Survey
By Liz Bernier
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/11/2015

The numbers are in and they paint a clear picture: Four in five Canadian workers expect their employer to help support their physical and psychological health, according to a study by Sun Life Financial. 

Far from being a “nice to have,” health and wellness initiatives are expected of employers — and they can be a competitive differentiator, said Lori Casselman, assistant vice-president of integrated health solutions at Sun Life Financial in Toronto.