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The hidden cost of workplace injury and illness

The hidden cost of workplace injury and illness

The hidden cost of workplace injury and illness Health and safety should be top priority for every organisation, but what happens when a workplace accident occurs? We spoke to Mike Verheyen, Head of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) at Winc about some of the direct and hidden costs associated with workplace injury and illness. The [...]
Is your surface really clean? Advice from Winc’s Medical and Health Specialist

Is your surface really clean? Advice from Winc’s Medical and Health Specialist

Is your surface really clean? Advice from Winc’s Medical and Health Specialist Out of sight, out of mind? Not exactly. This year, cleaning practices are increasingly focused on removing invisible bacteria and germs to reduce the spread of infection and provide peace of mind. But how can you be sure that your cleaning practices are [...]
Four reasons why a physical diary is still a good idea

Four reasons why a physical diary is still a good idea

Four reasons why a physical diary is still a good idea With digital project management tools and various apps for tasks and lists, do we still need a physical diary? Ultimately, it’s down to preferences, however, there are a few benefits to keeping a physical diary or planner. Here’s four reasons why writing things down [...]
Is your hand sanitiser effective? Three important things to watch out for.

Is your hand sanitiser effective? Three important things to watch out for

Is your hand sanitiser effective? Three important things to watch out for. One essential we’re all relying on during COVID-19 to help keep our workplaces safe is hand sanitiser. Hand sanitisers contain antiseptic ingredients which work to kill microorganisms on the surface of the skin. But with news reports of dodgy products making their way [...]
Minimise risk of injury in the home office – an employer’s guide

Minimise risk of injury in the home office – an employer’s guide

Minimise risk of injury in the home office – an employer’s guide. For many organisations, remote working is here to stay. According to newspaper reports, more than 60 per cent of Australia’s office staff are now operating from home during the COVID-19 pandemic – and most in less-than-ideal conditions. We spoke to Mike Verheyen, Winc’s [...]
Four benefits of ensuring your employees have the right tools to work from home

Four Benefits Of Ensuring Your Employees Have The Right Tools To Work From Home

Four benefits of ensuring your employees have the right tools to work from home The future of working looks different for every organisation. Although some employees are making a return to the office, many will continue to work from home for the foreseeable future. With these changes, there is a greater need to equip employees [...]

Have you bought a fake mask? Here’s how to find out

Have you bought a fake mask? Here’s how to find out. Due to COVID-19, there has been increased demand globally for protective face masks. Alarmingly, this demand has caused a heightened supply and distribution of counterfeit masks. Counterfeit masks may look similar to authentic masks but are poor in quality and don’t provide adequate protection. [...]
Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Care sector

Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Care industry

Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Care industry Download the Infographic In 2020, we’ve witnessed a significant shift in working on a global scale. Many people have started working from home, and others adapted to alternative ways of working in a collective effort to stop the [...]
Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Professional Services sector

Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Professional Services sector

Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Professional Services sector Download the Infographic In 2020, we’ve witnessed a significant shift in working on a global scale. Many people have started working from home, and others adapted to alternative ways of working in a collective effort to stop the spread. [...]
Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Education sector

Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Education sector

Infographic: How Winc can support changing working needs as a result of COVID-19 in the Education sector Download the Infographic In 2020, we’ve witnessed a significant shift in working on a global scale. Many people have started working from home, and others adapted to alternative ways of working in a collective effort to stop the [...]