Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
During the past decade, there has been academic research and media attention on the costs imposed on businesses by illness and injury among workforces. According to the Health and Safety Executive, work-related illness and injury resulted in the loss of 28.2 million working days in 2013-14, costing over £14 billion. Businesses have gradually come to realise the role corporate wellness services can play in reducing these costs, which has encouraged firms to invest in the industry's services.
Industry growth was somewhat constrained during the start of the period as the economic downturn negatively influenced demand for the services provided by industry participants... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The geographic spread of corporate wellness firms closely follows the spread of white-collar private- and public-sector firms. Given that London is one of the largest financial centres in the world, the highest proportion of white-collar employees in the United Kingdom work in London. Therefore, London has the highest concentration of corporate wellness providers. Manchester, Birmingham and Scotland also have a significant number of corporate wellness firms... purchase to read more