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    Mental Health

    Resources for workers, their families and employers to assist with prevention and recovery from work-related psychological injury or mental illness.

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    WHS Poster Library

    Search our range of WHS posters, available for you to download and start displaying in your workplace straight away.

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    Occupational Violence and Aggression

    We understand that many workers (particularly in the aged care and retail sectors) have experienced some degree of violence and aggression in their careers. We are investing in ...

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    Ageing workforce

    This collection provides a range of helpful resources to support employers, supervisors and employees navigate unique challenges of an ageing workforce.

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    Police Career Transition

    Resources and support for NSW Police Officers transitioning to a new career.

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    PTSD in Emergency Services

    Resources for workers and clinicians to help protect emergency service workers from the impacts of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mental illness.

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    Career transition: Support services and programs

    EML has compiled a list of the support services and programs health practitioners can share with injured NSW Police employees.

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    Family Support for Emergency Services

    Family support of an emergency service professional: husband or wife, partner, son, daughter or sibling, can make a huge difference to your loved one’s recovery from injury or m...

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    First Appointment videos

    The First Appointment videos help you be mentally and physically prepared to start treatment with a psychologist, psychiatrist and exercise physiologist.

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    Preventing manual task injuries

    Manual task injuries put tradies out of work across Australia every day. Take a look at our video collection for guidance on safer manual handling.

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    Helping healthcare employers support their ageing workforce

    Improve return to work rates for older injured healthcare workers, through these five types of interventions recommended by our recent study.

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    Psychological safety at work

    Discover a new way to support the mental wellbeing of your people through the training, tools and support resources made available through EML's Mutual Benefits Program.

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    (Mis)behave with Dave

    Reduce the risk of absenteeism, anxiety and depression with a positive workplace environment. EML’s six-part video series will show you how

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    Supporting our retail customers address occupational violence

    Free training and resources now available to help employers and their workers manage the complex issue of occupational violence and aggression.

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    Protecting workers in hospitality

    Whilst Covid-19 restrictions are gradually easing, staff are still required to continue to manage Covid-19 compliance. This can place workers at risk of being subjected to workp...

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    Reducing the risk of injury in the event of a crisis

    Find out how G8 Education successfully reduced the risk of physical and psychological injury of both their team members and children during a crisis, and improved the organisati...

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    Helping create safer workplaces

    Access our freely available articles, resources, videos, case studies, links and resources to help safeguard your workers from accidents and help your injured workers recover an...

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    Protecting workplace mental health

    The initiative titled ‘Mind Your Head’ (MYH) is funded by EML’s Mutual Benefits Program and is a collaboration between the ACTU and EML, supported by WorkSafe’s WorkWell Mental ...

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    Improving your mental health through exercise

    Exercise is one of the best things you can do to preserve mental health or recover from mental illness.

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    The benefits are mutual

    EML reinvests funds back into services and research initiatives to assist employers to create safer workplaces and support injured workers return to work sooner. Take a look...

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    Work it out - PTSD & emergency services

    Physical activity plays an important role not only in maintaining mental wellbeing but managing the symptoms of mental injury, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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    Back pain is not always a worry

    Many people suffer back pain at some point in their lives, but very rarely is there a serious cause, and most people will recover quickly.

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    Managing finances - FAQs

    These frequently asked questions (FAQs) are related to managing finances as part of the resources and information available for NSW Police Officers transitioning to a new career.

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    Earning Capacity Assessment

    An Earning Capacity Assessment is performed to determine the appropriate weekly pay rate for a worker whose circumstances are described in Section 40A of the 1987 Act.

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    Working in a new career

    General advice on the entitlements that may be available to NSW Police Officers transitioning to working new career.

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    Capacity for work outside of NSW Police

    You are unable to return to work with NSW Police, however your treatment providers have certified you as having some capacity for work outside of the NSWPF.

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    No capacity for work

    You have had your last day of service with NSW Police and you remain certified as having no capacity for work.

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    Your entitlements

    The following information provides general advice on the entitlements that may be available to NSW Police Officers depending on their capacity for work.

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    Mental health workers compensation claim: guide for employers

    Ways to support an employee who has sustained a psychological injury at work, whether it’s ok to ask an employee about their mental health history, and providing a mentally heal...

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    Career progression after a mental health workers compensation claim

    Career progression after a psychological injury: what to consider before lodging a claim, returning to work after time away, and looking for your next job.

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    Pathways to new careers

    Sometimes, getting your life back after injury means taking a different career path.

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    Preventing disability with PGAP

    Chronic pain and long-term injury are among Australia’s most expensive health problems and a significant cause of people being unable to return to work.

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    Good for people. Good for business

    EML uses NPS to understand how our customers perceive us and how we can refine our business model to improve the customer experience.

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    Family support for injured workers

    When injury strikes, it impacts not only the injured person, but the people around them – most significantly, their family. And it’s usually their family who can have the most i...

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    Love technology. Love people more

    Customer centricity for us means using technology where we can to improve customer experience.

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    Taking steps to better manage employee mental health

    One in five Australians is expected to experience mental illness at some point in their lives. There are steps employers can take to prevent and better manage mental injuries in...

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    A Firefighter’s Career Transition

    NSW Firefighter Greg Williams shares his career transition experience, its impacts on mental health and the value of family support.

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    5 ways to get you moving at work

    We all know that staying active is important, not only does it help you keep physically healthy but the benefits to your mental health and mood are impressive.

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    PTSD expert guidelines: a clinicians summary

    For clinicians of emergency service workers with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This summary of the expert guidelines gives you the gold-standard in diagnosis and treatm...

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    Recovery after Trauma Guides

    Find information and support for exposure to traumatic events with EML’s Recovery After Trauma booklets

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    Summit Risk Management Tool

    Reduce claim costs and improve return to work outcomes with EML’s online musculoskeletal risk management tool

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    Focus on making Police career transition easier

    When it comes to police officers leaving the job due to injury, the organisation’s strength can create a challenge.

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    Gauging mental health in the workplace - it starts at the top

    EML’s Principal Consultant Anna Feringa discusses stress, and more particularly, mental health in the workplace.

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    Delivering leading treatments for PTSD in emergency services

    In Australia, there are approximately 80,000 full time emergency services personnel who play a critical role in protecting and helping people and communities in need.

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    Benefits of exercise in supporting PTSD

    It is widely accepted that exercise and physical activity can help reduce the symptoms of mental illness, but people who are living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) fa...

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    NSW support services - for you and your family

    These NSW support services can help you, your family and support network access additional supports to help you get your life back after workplace injury.

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    Should I get help? When stress and anxiety just won’t seem to go away

    Let’s face it, life can be overwhelming at times, especially when things don’t feel quite right at work.

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    Taking care in the heat

    The intensity of the Australian sun affects multiple aspects of our day-to-day lives, leaving us exhausted and weary, not to mention a little cranky.

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    Keeping up with your New Year's Resolutions

    New year's resolutions - we all make them, but few of us stick to them. Plan how you’re going to achieve your goal.

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    Tips for safe and hassle free Christmas parties

    Ensuring safety at Christmas parties is essential and responsibility for safety may extend outside the office.

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    Case conferencing a psych injury

    As a Return to Work Coordinator, it’s your responsibility to ensure a smooth transition for both the injured employee and the rest of the team involved in the case.

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    5 reasons your employees don’t care about safety

    While every worker undoubtedly wants to make it home safely at the end of their shift, on a day-to-day basis, it can often appear that ensuring safety is a low priority among st...

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    Emotional Intelligence at work

    Throughout our working lives we have probably all met a manager who doesn’t really “get” people and as a result their style of management leads to a work environment that is ten...

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    Attacked at work – how should I feel afterwards?

    When we go to work, we expect to be safe and free from danger.

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    Having the conversation – when your employees’ behaviour needs to be addressed

    When you’re the manager of a team, there’s a good chance you’ll have to deal with the questionable behaviour of an employee.

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    Why workplace injuries happen at good companies

    While awareness about risk management and injury prevention has never been higher, we continue to see preventable workplace injuries and fatalities occurring at an alarming rate.

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    Am I being a bully?

    We hear a lot about bullying in the workplace through the media these days and it’s easy to downplay the seriousness of the issue.

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    Occupational Violence and Aggression Research Update

    Last year EML partnered with Phoenix Australia, to conduct research into OVA. The initial findings highlighted that many healthcare workers have experienced some degree of viole...

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    Apps for wellbeing

    Take a look at our list of helpful apps and online tools designed to support your physical and mental wellbeing.

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    Diet and mental health

    Watch and learn with Dietitian Dr. Scott Teasdale PhD, as he explains what happens to you and ways to manage your diet to help you on a path to a healthier life.

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    Check Inn Mental Health & Wellbeing in Hospitality

    This innovative program includes an engaging podcast series, workshops and information sheets to support hospitality workers build wellbeing skills.

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    Supporting our customers to address OVA in the workplace

    Preparing for aggressive customer behaviour is one of the most important steps in keeping you and your people safe at work.

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    Using workplace technologies to reduce manual handling injuries

    In partnership with AON, Mutual Benefits funded an innovative project by Longitude6 at DuluxGroup involving the use of wearable sensors and body scanning technology to reduce th...

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    Supporting your people

    The cost effective and innovative approach adopted by SPC combined a range of approaches to provide a scalable delivery of support and education initiatives across their workfor...

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    Raising awareness of mental health in the workplace

    Discover how Bolton Clarke equipped their leaders with the skills and confidence to recognise potential signs of mental stress and how to best provide effective support through ...

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    Supporting workers through early onsite intervention

    Workplace injuries can be devastating for both employees and the organisations they work for. Through our Mutual Benefits program, EML provides funding to support the delivery o...

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    Tailored to your needs

    A 30% reduction in direct injury costs is one of the many benefits The Barossa Co-op has enjoyed from introducing a tailored injury management system.

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    Spotlight: Pain after an injury

    Musculoskeletal conditions are the leading contributor to disability worldwide, with lower back pain being the single leading cause of disability globally.

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    PTSD guidelines

    EML’s world-first guidelines continue to help emergency service workers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

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    Mature Work Matters

    Flexible work practices are an important ingredient in reducing injury and stress among mature aged workers, according to a tool kit developed for age care providers.

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    Safety first

    A training program focused on helping carers manage high risk patients has led to a 50% reduction in behaviour-related incidents at Boandik Lodge.

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