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03 November 2008

Protecting Those Who Serve, Monday 3rd November 2008 - QEII Conference Centre: London

Preventing Violent & Abusive Attacks Workers serving the public are subject to high levels of risk of physical assault, verbal abuse, and increasingly, non-verbal abuse (such as internet, text, email etc) while in pursuit of their daily duties. Changes to work practices such as increased lone or remote working have added further to the perception of this risk, if not the reality, with fear being a major factor in increased levels of stress being experienced by many workers.

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01 September 2008
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The role of line managers in tackling stress

Allowing stress to take hold among a workforce can be costly in terms of the number of working days lost, reduced employee performance and, in the worst cases, legal action being brought against emplo…

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18 June 2008
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IRS Conference: Managing Stress at Work. 18 June, Cavendish Conference Centre, London

On 18 June Dr Wolfgang Seidl, Executive Director, The Validium Group, will be speaking at the IRS 1 day conference on Managing Stress at Work. While many employers have adopted the Health and Safet…

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19 May 2008
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Absence Special: Stress - in the grip of it

Stress continues to be the biggest cause of workplace absence. What practical measures can HR take to rehabilitate sick staff, and prevent stress taking over? Sally O'Reilly reports. The CBI/AXA…

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17 April 2008
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HOW TO... Prevent Workplace Bullying

Whether actual or perceived, workers who feel bullied can rapidly lose their self-esteem, to the extent that the situation takes hold of them before they can seek help. To avoid the long-term absence…

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