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Work related stress - together we can tackle it

Stress at work is a major issue, if you want to see how big, see the statistics, but together we can successfully manage and prevent it. HSE can help you prevent work related stress and comply with the law.

Getting started


This useful infographic poster gives current statistics for stress at work.

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Are you a…

People in these roles have specific responsibilities in the successful prevention of stress.

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Management Standards

The Management Standards define the characteristics, or culture, of an organisation where the risks from work related stress are being effectively managed and controlled.

Management standards

Tackling stress workbook

Our workbook gives step-by-step guidance on the Management Standards and includes helpful checklists.

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Dealing with my personal issues

Personal issues

Exercises for health and safety representatives

Simple exercises to help health and safety representatives, understand their role in tackling stress at work.

More on these exercises

Case studies

Video - Molly's story

Discover how stress effects individuals and how others have managed it.

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Updated 2017-03-13