Verallia Portugal received Healthy Workplaces Award
Verallia Portugal, container glass industry based in Fontela, was distinguished by the Portuguese Psychologists Order in the European Work and Organizational Conference, held in Lisbon on 9th November, with the Prize Healthy Workplaces - Local Healthy Work in the Medium Business Category.
The Healthy Workplaces Award aims to recognize and distinguish the Portuguese organizations with outstanding and innovative contributions to the safety, well-being and Health (Physical and Psychological) in the workplace. Verallia Portugal differ by the following: Organizational Climate Study, International Days HST, Individual and Team Coaching, Women's and Family's Day Celebration and Cultural and Sports Club Activities, Laughter Yoga and Popey(i) (Smart Operational Plan of Ergonomic Postures).
Distinguishing these cases of excellence, intends to encourage the development of changes in Portuguese organizational enterprises, through the promotion of good practices.
This initiative was established as a contribution of the Portuguese Psychologists Order for the encouragement and dissemination of best practices and guidelines that are developed in Portugal with regarding safety, health and occupational well-being and is part of the partnership with ACT (Authority for Working Conditions) and with EU-OSHA (European Agency for Safety and Health at Work), with the support of the DGS (General Health Directorate), AEP (Portugal Business Association), IEFP (Employment and Vocational Training Institute), the CPC (Portugal Confederation of Trade and Services) and the ”personal” magazine and with the sponsorship of the Ministry of Solidarity, Employment and Social Security.