–> 66% of solicitors are experiencing high levels of stress.
–> 76% of solicitors feel that stress and mental wellbeing in the workplace is a big issue.
–> Almost 1 in 4 solicitors believe more can be done to support them in the workplace.
These figures represent a pre-pandemic workplace. Since 2020, it’s fair to say that most of us have experienced unprecedented levels of stress and anxiety. Left unaddressed, poor employee wellbeing can cost businesses losses in excess of £1,500 per employee per year. Poor mental health can lead to burn out, which can drive higher levels of employee turnover. It’s a no-win situation.