When Mark Ellis, a warehouse operations clerk for Atlas Steels, suffered a serious leg injury that resulted from an incident at its Ingleburn Service Centre, the business vowed it wanted to prevent this type of incident from reoccurring.
Poor leadership, low wage growth and 24/7 workplace connectivity contribute to Australia’s growing mental health crisis
'These vats had reached boiling point on many occasions, putting workers at risk of serious harm'
More than 70% of employees spend at least an hour thinking of stressors
The hot bath was meant for thawing out frozen food packages
'There is often a reluctance to share feelings of stress or not being able to cope in the workplace, because of the stigma attached'