Stress has been called the “health epidemic of the 21st century” by the World Health Organization and is estimated to cost American businesses up to $300 billion a year.”
Here are a few ways that workplace stress the costs us:
- 300% increase in behavioral disability claims in one decade.
- 70 % of all visits to the family doctor.
- 30% rise in disability claims.Statistics adapted from http://www.stress.org/workplace-stress/Stress
Isn’t it time we charge a few things?
Wouldn’t you like to feel confident that the place you work was taking steps to reduce your stress?
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