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Rosie Gloster
Tackling the labour market participation crisis among older people

28 June 2022

Rosie Gloster highlights the challenges employers and government face in tackling the participation crisis among older people and details new research, which provides an insight into the types of government action and workplace practices that might offer solutions.

Stephen Bevan
Tackling the hidden anxiety crisis among self-employed construction workers

16 June 2022

Stephen Bevan highlights the urgent need for self employed construction workers to have improved access to mental health services and support, and makes recommendations on how this could be delivered to make it more accessible to this hard to reach group of workers.


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