Did you know?
- Canadians spend an average of 36.4 hours at work per week (HRSDC 2011)
- Our working lives are an essential contributor to what keeps us healthy and what makes us sick (Wellesley Institute 2010)
- The working environment and the nature of work itself are both important influences on health. (Marmot and Wilkinson 2006)
World Health Organization (WHO) Workplace Model
The WHO Healthy Workplace Model was chosen as the framework for use in the Health at Work4 All! program. The resources created can be used by any workplace of any size, anywhere and have been developed specifically to assist workplace personnel responsible for providing wellness information and resources in workplace settings.