Measuring the success of wellness programmes in the workplace
A survey carried out on behalf of Laya Healthcare during the summer found that four in 10 Irish workers (39 per cent) are struggling to cope with everyday life under coronavirus while 91 per cent of them have reported some level of anxiety since the pandemic struck.
The research also revealed that companies predict an average cost of €37,138 on returning employees to the workplace. This includes putting in place new infrastructure to meet health and safety guidelines, PPE provision and running wellness programmes. The total cost to business in Ireland could reach a staggering €10 billion.
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