Physical inactivity is costing the UK economy over £100 billion annually due to sickness absence, lost productivity through worklessness, and health related productivity losses (Public Health England, 2016). The impact of physical inactivity could already be costing your business hundreds if not thousands of pounds.
Active Workplaces (previously Fit4Work) is Active Norfolk's workplace physical activity and active travel programme and has been designed to support organisations in Norfolk to become more active, productive, healthier and happier working environments.
What are the benefits of being involved in a workplace physical activity and active travel programme?
- reduced sickness absence
- increased productivity
- lower employee turnover
- higher morale
- increased employee satisfaction
- improved company profile
- reduced pressure on your car park
- reduced business travel costs