Ramping up workplace health

Social environment and personal resources affect health at work as much as physical considerations
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 02/21/2006

Physical environment, health practices, social environment and personal resources are critical elements in the establishment of a healthy workplace, according to Health Canada.

Based on these elements, Estelle Morrison, director of LifeWorks program development at Ceridian Canada, an employee assistance program, suggests that organizations looking to improve workplace health give consideration to the following: