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Use those Vacation Days!

1. Use those Vacation Days!

It is getting more difficult to find employees who would say that they don’t experience any stress in their work lives.  Taking time away from work allows us to recharge our batteries, regain some balance and return to work...
Welcoming Students

2. Welcoming Students

There are many benefits to opening your door to new or young workers.  Whether you’ve  just hired new and/or young workers starting out in their first jobs or you’re taking on summer students, think about what you can do to create a...
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Assess Your Employees’ Vulnerabili...

The Institute for Work and Health has developed a tool called the OHS Vulnerability Measure Guide .  If you want to get a handle on health and safety risks in your workplace, this tool will help you identify...

Assess Your Organization’s Level o...

The Region of Peel has developed an assessment tool–DEI-Organizational-Self Assessment Tool–that will help you gauge how well your organization is doing around diversity, equity and inclusion....

Have Your Say: Survey on the Evolution o...

The following statement arrived recently from the Mental Health Commission of Canada: A national research project is taking place to examine the evolution of workplace mental health strategies in Canada...

Anytime: Podcast on Arthritis in the Wor...

The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety has produced a brief (under 5 minutes) podcast on Arthritis in the Workplace. Click here for more...

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Why Health at Work Matters

  • Lower absenteeism
  • Lower benefit costs
  • Higher employee morale and job satisfaction
  • Happier and healthier staff
  • Lower insurance costs
  • Lower staff turnover
  • Greater productivity
  • Greater organizational effectiveness

How to Contact Us

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For general information about this site:
info@healthatworkpeterborough.ca

To contact the Health at Work Committee of Peterborough:
E-mail: mbeneteau@peterboroughpublichealth.ca

Phone: (705) 743-1000 x309

Mail: c/o Workplace Health Program
Peterborough Public Health
185 King Street
Peterborough, ON
K9J 2R8

Anytime: Podcast on Arthritis in the Workplace