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The links between health, employment, productivity and poverty underline the critical importance of improving the health of the working age population in achieving both greater social justice and higher economic growth.

Promoting health and well-being for all will raise employment, reduce child poverty and poverty later in life, and raise the growth in productivity of the British economy. Similarly, increasing employment and opportunity of employment will directly promote better health and well-being for all. Thus, the health of the working age population is important for everyone.

Working for a Healthier Tomorrow - Dame Carol Black’s Review of the health of Britain’s working age population

 

Healthy Working Wales 

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In Great Britain during 2010/11, an estimated 1.8 million people suffered from an illness that they believed was caused, or made worse by, their current or past work
NICE Workplace Health Facts & Figures

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    Workplace Mental Health & Well-being - Phill Chick

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    Workplace Mental Health & Well-being - Question and Answer Session

    2 years ago • 4
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    Workplace Mental Health & Well-being - Adam Jones

    2 years ago • 6
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    Workplace Mental Health & Well-being - Jules Twells

    2 years ago • 10
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    Workplace Mental Health & Well-being - Sir Mansel Aylward and Dr Adrian Neal

    2 years ago • 43
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    Workplace Mental Health & Well-being: Employing Best Practice

    2 years ago • 18
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    The power of nature to deliver well-being in the workplace

    3 years ago • 532
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    Keep Healthy With 150 Minutes of Exercise a Week

    8 years ago • 8,106
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    The Strengthening Leadership Series – Episode 2

    6 years ago • 920
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    WHO Europe - Migration and Health

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