Category: Health

Many To Thank for Successful Mental Health Training

Janet from FHE Health

Brothers and Sisters, I want to take this time to thank Janet Gerhard and FHE Health for all the information shared at yesterday’s mental health seminar. Thank you to Local 589 President Jim Evers and the entire Executive Board for getting behind this seminar and understanding the importance of mental health in the workplace. Most of all, thank you to …

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Have Each Other’s Backs: Learn the Signs of Mental Health Struggles

Brothers and Sisters, As frontline drivers and operators, we have some of the toughest jobs in the country. From working hours that impact our families and our health to the occasional negativity from those we serve, stress can add up. And not everyone knows how to ask for help when they need it. It’s up …

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Take Care Of Yourself

Dear 589 Family, More often than normal, we’re seeing our brothers and sisters pass away on the job or slightly after retirement. Our health should be our top priority, which is why it’s imperative to recognize the many signs our body gives us when something just doesn’t seem right. Regular checkups with your doctor is …

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