Tuesday, May 18, 2010
How Can Wellness Help Your Workplace?
Did you know that Wednesday May 19th is National Employee Health & Fitness Day? Founded in 1989 by the National Association for Health & Fitness, NEHF is a national health observance, created to promote the benefits of physical activity for individuals through their work site health promotion activities.
For our part, Spectrum Industries employees will have 4 different slots available for “power” walks (degree of power up to the individual…), and Spectrum management will provide water to quench thirsts.
With a great program in place, your organization can experience better overall health and productivity.
Benefits For Employers:
Enhanced employee productivity
Improved health care costs management
Decreased rates of illness and injuries
Reduced employee absenteeism
Develops employee leadership skills
Benefits For Employees:
Lower levels of stress
Increased well-being, self-image and self-esteem
Improved physical fitness
Potential weight reduction
Taking care of yourself not only improves the quality of your workplace, but also your home life as well. Please visit the National Association for Health & Fitness website to find the best program to suit your workplace needs!
How healthy is your workplace environment?