OGCA employers urged to boost talk of mental health to break the stigma

Two occupational health care experts who served as panellists at a recent Ontario General Contractors Association (OGCA) webinar on mental health said not only does an accessible mental health program at workplaces lead to more focused, efficient, productive and loyal workers, it could save lives.

The OGCA joined with Alberta-based workplace health services provider Medcor Canada on September 15 to present a session billed as Understanding Mental Well-Being in Construction. The presenters were Medcor president Rob Hastie and Koren Roth, manager of mental health and well-being with the firm. 

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