We are delighted to announce that A-Star Sports based in Chester, has won a healthy workplace award. Sharon Bassett, local A-Star Sports Director and Coach, comments: "Over the last few years we've put a lot of emphasis on looking after our staff, from healthcare and healthy eating through to free fun physical activity resources for families and a wider employee assistance programme. We do a very physical job and we are role models for young children, so it's important to prioritise health and wellbeing in both our professional and personal lives. This award is fantastic recognition of our achievements through putting such positive steps in place."
We are delighted to announce that North West Ambulance Service based in Bolton (Headquarters), has won a healthy workplace award. Mick Forrest, Director of Organisation Development comments: "I am delighted that the Trust has received this award, we care passionately about the health of our employees and are continually looking at how we can assist them in developing their own wellbeing."
Congratulations to Alium Partners on achieving the Simplyhealth Healthy Workplace status and demonstrating the understanding that the health and wellbeing of its employees is fundamental.
We are delighted to announce that Alium Partners based in London and Buenos Aires, has won a healthy workplace award.
Nigel Peters, Managing Partner of Alium Partners comments: "We are delighted to have been recognised with this award. As well as looking after our clients and candidates, it has always been essential for us to ensure the health and wellbeing of the team here. Really simple things, such as access to a fruit basket or our weekly nutrition tip, through to investing in workstation assessments and regular eye tests, have made an incredible difference to our people and their performance."
We are delighted to announce that Pattonair based in Derby, has won a healthy workplace award.
John Griffiths, Chief Operating Officer, Pattonair, comments: "We are delighted to win this prestigious award which recognises our commitment to the health and wellbeing of our employees."
The Glasgow Climbing Centre, based in Ibrox, has been commended for demonstrating its commitment to the health and wellbeing of its employees by receiving a Simplyhealth Healthy Workplace award.
Provided by healthcare provider Simplyhealth, the Healthy Workplace awards recognise the contribution that UK organisations, in both the private and public sector, make to the welfare of employees. Winners of the award provide employees with a range of initiatives and benefits that help to keep their workforce motivated and healthy.
Rob Watts, Centre Manager at The Glasgow Climbing Centre comments: "As a company running a sporting venue, it's great to be recognised by this award for the support we offer our staff to keep active, both at our Climbing Wall, and through our cycling to work facilities. Our use of the Ride to Work scheme has brought more staff to work on bikes, and less in cars, even with Glasgow's notorious weather!"
Howard Hughes from Simplyhealth remarks: "We run this award scheme because we want to recognise and encourage companies to care about the health of their people. We believe that companies can make a positive contribution to the health of our
nation. Congratulations to The Glasgow Climbing Centre on achieving Simplyhealth Healthy Workplace status and demonstrating that the health and wellbeing of its employees is fundamental."
We are delighted to announce that Moat Homes Ltd based in Dartford, has won a healthy workplace award.Heidi Chalklin, HR Administrator at Moat, comments: "After launching our health and wellbeing programme back in January, employee engagement with the programme has gone from strength to strength. We are delighted that employees are engaging with all the different topics that we have promoted over the last seven months. We are always looking for different ways to develop the programme."
We are delighted to announce that Youth Action based in Lancashire and Merseyside, has won a healthy workplace award.
Alison Ramsay, Trustee at Youth Action, comments: "We are very proud to win this prestigious award. As one of a very few award winners nationally, this is testament to our commitment to our employees and volunteers"
We are delighted to announce that IT solutions provider RDF Group based in Brighton, has won a healthy workplace award.
Dave Wood, CEO of RDF Group comments: "The health and wellbeing of our staff is paramount to RDF. HR have implemented a health and wellbeing strategy across the company to ensure a number of policies and initiatives are in place to care for our staff's wellbeing.
We are delighted to announce that Ricoh UK based in Northampton, has won a healthy workplace award.Rebekah Wallis, Director -
People & CR, said: "We are delighted that our successful health and wellbeing strategy has been recognised with a Simplyhealth Healthy Workplace award. With 2,500 talented staff, working across the UK, it was important to ensure their
"To achieve this we created a work environment in which they can make informed, healthy lifestyle choices. This has resulted in benefits ranging from lower absence levels and retention of skills, to a much happier workforce."
We are delighted to announce that Care Without
Compromise based in Neath, South Wales has won a healthy workplace award.
Tony Doyle, Managing Director of Care Without Compromise, comments: "This award philosophically endorses our approach to our residents and staff team, helping all to be healthier, happier and more engaged. Wellness is a strong pillar in our business strategy and ensures that we and our staff team are here for today and tomorrow for our customers and residents."
We are delighted to announce that Chorley and District
Building Society based in Chorley, Lancashire has won a healthy workplace award. Stephen Penlington, Chief Executive of Chorley and District Building Society, comments: "We are delighted to have received this
prestigious award. As a caring employer one of our core values relates to investment in our people and this commendation reflects all our hard work to achieve this standard."
We are delighted to announce that Alphabet (GB) Limited based in Hook, Hampshire has won a healthy workplace award. Adam Lupton,
HR Director from Alphabet comments: "At Alphabet we have created an environment that encourages our employees to be well and stay well. The Healthy Workplace status is recognition of the great work we have done to provide a variety of
health and wellbeing services to all our employees."
We are delighted to announce that Horder Healthcare based in East Sussex has won a healthy workplace award. Glenda Rogers,
Human Resources Manager, Horder Healthcare comments: "We are delighted to have won this award which recognises our ongoing commitment to creating a healthy workplace for our employees. Here, at Horder Healthcare we are aware that the
workplace has a powerful effect on the health of our employees so we have many initiatives and incentives to ensure that we provide the best possible environment to work in."
We are delighted to announce that Raphael Healthcare based in Newark has won a healthy workplace award. Claire
Hartley-Thomson, Director of Business Development at Raphael Healthcare, comments: "The health and wellbeing of our workforce is critical to the success of our service which delivers mental health services to women. It is due to the
skills, empathy and compassion of our staff that we are able to provide the best possible care and effective treatment for our patients. From the onset of our company, we have therefore sought to invest resources into ensuring they have the
support they need to maintain their own positive health and wellbeing. We feel really proud and grateful that this has been recognised in this recent award. Thank you Simplyhealth."
We are delighted to announce that BMW (UK) Ltd in Bracknell has won a healthy workplace award.
Michele Theaker, HR Director BMW (UK) Ltd comments: "BMW have always prided themselves on creating an environment where our associates are encouraged to stay well whilst at work, in addition to taking care of them while they are sick. We aim to inspire individuals to take responsibility for their own health and well being, providing products and services that help them maintain it. This award is a welcome recognition of our ongoing efforts in this area."
We are delighted to announce that IMServ in Milton Keynes, has won a healthy workplace award.
Steve Brown, Managing Director of IMServ, comments: "At IMServ we recognise that our people are our greatest asset and employee engagement is one of our key business drivers. Through our employee-led engagement initiative 'WeEngage' we constantly look for ways to improve the well-being of our employees. We pride ourselves on the range of benefits that we offer our employees such as free fruit, bike racks and locker facilities, free eye tests and an employee assistance programme to support employees with changes in work and personal circumstances, therefore we are delighted to be recognised with this award "
We are delighted to announce that FOSSIL UK has won a healthy workplace award.
Giles Bushby, Managing Director at FOSSIL UK comments: "I am particularly delighted that FOSSIL UK have been honoured with this award. We go to great lengths to ensure that we support our staff to achieve a healthy and balanced lifestyle and this is a very welcome recognition for our efforts."
We are delighted to announce that Kärcher UK has won a healthy workplace award.
Simon Keeping, Managing Director of Kärcher UK, comments: "We are delighted to receive this award. A healthy workplace is more likely to be a happy and productive place to work, and this award recognises the efforts we are making to improve the health and wellbeing of our Kärcher staff."