Via an email, e-commerce company Amazon has recently warned its employees about how increased workloads can make them extremely vulnerable and drive them towards suicide.
A study by Assocham Trade Association has revealed that around 43% of private-sector employees in India suffer from various mental health problems at work.
A toxic work environment and extreme workload can adversely affect employees’ mental illness. A few startup founders shared their personal experiences on social media to help employees focus on their mental health.
Researchers found that working long hours can be a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and poor management practices can pose a greater risk for depression.