Tag Archives: stress

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Too stressed to work


Stress at work is on the rise, with more and more companies reporting an increase in stress-related absences, according to a new survey.   Two-fifths... Read More
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Burnout nation


The vast majority of British workers do not take their full annual leave days they are entitled to by the end of the year, a... Read More
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‘Growing epidemic’


Working days lost to stress increased by nearly a quarter in 2017 according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), leading to calls for a... Read More
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‘Daily trauma’


Ambulance crews are not getting enough mental health support Unite has warned, as new figures reveal that one in ten staff at one of the... Read More
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Driven to distraction


When Tan Rashid gets home after a shift the exhausted Middlesborough bus driver sits quietly in a dark room.   Unite member Rashid said, “We... Read More
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‘Silent epidemic’


Unite is running a series of mental health awareness courses as well as training members in mental health first aid throughout the UK to coincide... Read More
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Unable to cope


Almost a third of people have experienced suicidal thoughts or feelings because of stress during the last year, according to a disturbing new survey.  ... Read More