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Davos 2014: OECD highlights mental health in workplace

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD, is using the World Economic Forum to highlight the issue of stress in the workplace.

The OECD says it is one of the key challenges - in the UK alone, nearly 500,000 people were off work for mental health reasons last year.

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria told BBC World that white-collar workers were more prone to stress but there did not to appear to be any further link to type of employment.

  • 23 Jan 2014
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