Mental Health Matters

Productivity losses associated with low levels of management commitment to psychological health and safety in Australian workplaces comes at an estimated cost to employers of $6 billion a year.

A study by SafeWork Australia found that workers in these environments took 43 per cent more sick days per month and had a 72 per cent higher performance loss at work, equating to $1887 per employee per year in cost to employers.

For more information on the findings