SEVEN out of 10 people work overtime equivalent to an extra day every week and almost half of them receive no extra pay for it, a report revealed yesterday.
The survey of 2,000 employees found that most feel forced to work through lunch, four out of five do not leave the office on time...
Wednesday 5th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
BRITAIN’S veterinary profession is in crisis as vets consider quitting due to stress and long hours.
The British Veterinary Union (BVU), a section of Unite, will hold its inaugural conference at Unite’s London headquarters on June 18.
The union says the reality of...
Saturday 11th Jun 2016
TWO-THIRDS of builders are suffering from stress, their union revealed yesterday as it launched a new bid to tackle mental health problems in the industry.
A survey of Ucatt members also found 35 per cent of respondents had suffered from a mental illness.
But three-quarters had...
Tuesday 17th May 2016
Stress levels at an all-time high, survey finds
Saturday 26th Mar 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
A BRITISH worker is diagnosed with work-related stress every two minutes, a TUC study revealed yesterday.
Around 244,000 new cases of work-related stress, depression or anxiety were diagnosed in Britain in 2013/2014, according to the TUC — equating to 668 a day, 28 an hour or one...
Monday 19th Oct 2015
posted by Will Stone in Britain
Thursday 23rd Oct 2014
HUGE numbers of workers are hiding mental health conditions from their employers because they fear it will affect their career
Tuesday 7th Oct 2014
Monday 18th Aug 2014
Wednesday 21st May 2014
England and Warwickshire batsman Jonathan Trott makes heart-felt apology as he takes another break from cricket due to stress after brief comeback
Saturday 19th Apr 2014
posted by Morning Star in Sport