The month in numbers: March 2017

A look at some of the facts and figures relating to employee benefits in March 2017:

  • 62% of employee respondents are worried about not having enough money when they retire (Source: Wealth Wizards)
  • 137.3 million working days in the UK were lost due to sickness or injury in 2016 (Source: Office for National Statistics)
  • 31% of employee respondents believe their employer takes a greater interest in their physical health than their financial health (Source: Wealth Wizards)
  • 40% of employee respondents receive eyecare benefits from their employer (Source: Specsavers Corporate Eyecare)
  • 51% of employee respondents would like to have access to a wellness pot or allowance to support a personal approach to staying mentally and physical well (Source: Thomsons Online Benefits)
  • 50% of employee respondents believe low levels of resilience have an adverse affect on workplace performance (Source: Axa PPP Healthcare)