This infographic complements the Health, safety and wellbeing of shift workers in health care environments guidance also created by the Health, Safety and Wellbeing Group (HSWG) through partnership working between unions, management and specialist advisors.
HSWG recognises that partnership working ensures best outcomes for patients and staff in protecting their health, safety and wellbeing and wishes to ensure this guidance is implemented with the same partnership approach.
Shift work can have a detrimental impact on the health, safety and wellbeing of your staff and, ultimately, on patient care. This infographic, developed by the NHS Staff Council's Health, Safety and Wellbeing Group (HSWG), contains key facts and statistics that highlight the importance of supporting shift workers in your organisation.
Find further HSWG resources to support you in your organisation.