The Healthy Workplace Award – The Standards

The eight standards

Designed to structure your progression, helping you achieve a healthy workplace in all areas of your organisation.

1 - Absence Management Standard

Identifying a clear attendance management policy with solid procedures.
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2 - Alcohol and Substance Misuse Standard

Having a policy or statement on alcohol and substance misuse, together with health information.
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3 - Health and Safety Standard

Considering all relevant health and safety policies and procedures.
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4 - Healthy Eating

Promoting healthy eating both in the workplace and at home.
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5 - Inclusive Employment Standard

Demonstrating a work environment where every employee feels valued, whilst their differences are also acknowledged.
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6 - Leadership in Health and Wellbeing Standard

Adopting a ‘whole-person’ approach to health and wellbeing from the top down.
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7 - Mental Health and Wellbeing Standard

Adopting a ‘whole-person’ approach to health and wellbeing.
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8 - Smoking and Tobacco-related Ill Health Standard

Ensuring a smoke-free workplace environment which complies fully with legislation.
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