Stress at work is being trivialised

first_img Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. Employers are at risk of trivialising the dangers of stress in the workplaceby focusing on promoting alternative therapies such as massage and aromatherapyas solutions, a union has warned. “While there may be a place for these types of activities they shouldnot detract from addressing the organisational causes of stress,” saidNigel Bryson of the GMB. The union has published a new guide on preventing workplace stress tohighlight this year’s European Week of Safety and Health, which takes placefrom 14 to 18 October. Too many employers are failing to implement management systems to preventstress, added Bryson. www.gmb.org.uk Stress at work is being trivialisedOn 1 Oct 2002 in Personnel Today Comments are closed. last_img read more