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Occupational Health Solutions: Management Referrals

Here at Health Shield, we’ve been focussed on keeping our customers in the best of health through affordable employee benefits. However, with our expert knowledge and experience in the industry, we believe our service is more than just a benefits ...

Why is occupational health especially worth the investment?

Over the last few months, businesses have had to adapt to major changes. Employees have been labelled as a key worker and had to push through this time working as normal under additional pressure, been placed on the government’s ‘Furlough’ scheme ...

How can an occupational health strategy contribute to a healthier, happier workforce?

The idea behind occupational health is to ensure that employees are fit and healthy to do their job, whatever that may be. Occupational health is often associated with physical hazards related to employees’ jobs, for example, those that require ...

How We Practice What We Preach.

Your employees are the heart of your business, so showing them you care is fundamental, as happy, healthy employees lead to a thriving business.

4 ways you can share the love this Valentine's Day.

Valentine’s Day is a time for sharing the love and showing those around you that you care. As an employer, why not show your appreciation for the heart of your business – your employees.

Wellness benefits of Health Shield's health cash plans.

Here at Health Shield, we’re passionate about helping businesses boost employee wellbeing and health by providing a wide range of innovative products and services. Since 1877, we’ve focused on achieving our purpose of helping people lead ...

Top tips to implementing a workplace wellness programme.

Employee wellness programmes are a solution for employers looking to give their staff the opportunity to improve both their physical and mental health. With mental health at the forefront of discussions around employee wellbeing, it's important ...

Why #wellnesswednesdays are more important now more than ever.

According to Mind charity, one in every four people are battling a mental health issue and while there are many causes, workplace stress can often be a trigger. Sometimes, it’s a case of adding pressure to a pre-existing issue, but for others, it ...