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Health at work

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The plan combines current efforts by a range of organisations to improve the health of the working-age population.
Two people walking to work
Working to develop and support healthy workplaces.

The two most common causes of sickness absence are stress and back pain. Much of this is preventable and can be addressed by workplace health promotion programmes.

Back Pain

For information about how to prevent back pain at work and to provide support to employees suffering from back pain visit Welshbacks (external link)  

Healthy Working Wales

For full information on the Welsh Government’s work and health programme visit Healthy Working Wales (external link)