Whipping workplace fitness into shape

What four Canadian employers are doing to keep employees fit and well
By Sue Pridham
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/31/2007

Many employees expect to have access to exercise facilities as part of their benefit packages. When 1,500 Canadian workers were asked what employers could do to make it easier for them to adopt healthier behaviours, respondents mainly cited having fitness activities during work hours, more educational materials available, workshops and incentives or rewards for healthier behaviour, according to the

Sanofi-aventis Healthcare Survey 2006

.