News headlines about the mental health crisis among employees at Hinkley Point nuclear power station have brought the issue into sharp focus and further highlighted that big changes are needed in how companies approach this issue.
It’s sad to read yet another headline pointing to the fact that we’re struggling as a nation to support our own mental health.
Whatever your opinion on the Hinkley Point nuclear power station story and how many attempted suicides they have had to deal with this year, it’s reasonable to suggest they have a significant mental ill health challenge to tackle.
They have supposedly seen a rise in the number of people off with stress, anxiety and depression and there are claims that ten attempts at suicide were made in the first four months of the year.
Read the full article here https://www.hrzone.com/lead/culture/mental-health-crisis-time-for-real-change