Occupational Health

Helping you keep your people healthy and safe at work

Occupational health is concerned with the health and welfare of people at work. The management of occupational health helps you to keep employees healthy and safe while working for you, and manage any risks in the workplace that are likely to cause work-related ill health.

Did you know?

1.8 million

workers suffering from work-related ill health (new or long-standing) in 2021/22.

(Estimates based on self-reports from the Labour Force Survey, people who worked in the last 12 months) 1*


Workers suffering from work-related musculoskeletal disorders. (new or long-standing) in 2021/22

(Estimates based on self-reports from the Labour Force Survey, people who worked in the last 12 months) 1*


lung disease deaths each year are estimated to be linked to past exposures at work 1*

Guidance to help manage your occupational health

Download our range of Loss Prevention Standards (LPS)

Our Specialist Partners to help manage occupational risks

To access these solutions at preferential rates and terms, contact our Specialist Partners.

EdApp by SafetyCulture

Microlearning Platform

EdApp (by SafetyCulture) can provide access to dedicated training material designed to support, inform and upskill staff directly from their mobile devices.

Innovate Healthcare

Occupational Health and Wellbeing

Innovate Healthcare provide Occupational Health and Wellbeing services that span the entire employee life cycle from pre-placement right the way through to retirement to improve health and well-being and minimise health related risk in your workplace.

Pristine Condition International Limited

Manual Handling Solutions​

Pristine Condition International Limited provide manual handling solutions by using Olympic weightlifting techniques with a hands on approach across all industries which can help reduce this workplace issue. 

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)

Health And Safety Training​

RoSPA offer an extensive range of safety training courses, ranging from one-day Risk Assessment training, to accredited qualifications from the National Examination Board in Occupational safety and Health (NEBOSH). Their courses can be delivered virtually or in classroom face to face style in-house within your organisation.


SafetyCulture Mobile-First Inspections Platform​

SafetyCulture's digital tools and platform allow teams to carry out inspections, spot issues quickly and easily and improve worker understanding. By surfacing exactly what matters, people in teams can act to improve their business and mitigate risk.

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Need further help or assistance?

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1 Health and safety at work Summary statistics for Great Britain 2022