Public Health Responsibility Deal

The Public Health Responsibility Deal was set up to tap into the potential for businesses and other organisations to improve public health and tackle health inequalities through their influence over food, alcohol, physical activity and health in the workplace. For more information, including all the pledges, a full list of partners, and details of how to sign up, visit the Public Health Responsibility Deal website.
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Young People in the Workplace pledge: a call for organisations

The Responsibility Deal Health at Work network is today announcing the new Young People in the Workplace pledge that all employers can sign up to. The pledge aims to better … Read more → – Young People in the Workplace pledge: a call for organisations

Challenging more businesses to commit to healthy eating pledges in 2013

Food network chair Dr Susan Jebb is challenging businesses to consider the impact that the healthier eating agenda is having and to make a new year’s resolution to commit to … Read more → – Challenging more businesses to commit to healthy eating pledges in 2013

Sugar and calories reduced in soft drinks

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Leading soft drinks brands Lucozade, Ribena and J20 are among the latest brands to sign up to the Responsibility Deal’s calorie reduction pledge as part of the government’s drive to curb … Read more → – Sugar and calories reduced in soft drinks

New year resolutions and the alcohol industry

Henry Ashworth, the co-chair of the Responsibility Deal Alcohol Network, talks about the resolutions being made by the alcohol industry and how organisations who have not yet signed up can … Read more → – New year resolutions and the alcohol industry

Food businesses pledge to increase fruit and veg

More fruit and veg will be added to ready meals and supermarket fruit and veg sections will be expanded as part of a new drive to encourage people to get … Read more → – Food businesses pledge to increase fruit and veg

Workplace offers a major opportunity to drive health improvement

Dame Carol Black talks about the importance of workplace health and well-being and what’s being done to take up the challenge of health improvement across the construction and civil engineering industry in … Read more → – Workplace offers a major opportunity to drive health improvement

Stoptober campaign kicks off in one week

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Just one week to go until the nation’s smokers get a chance to start their 28-day joint quit attempt. The innovative campaign, Stoptober, which is backed by Cancer Research UK … Read more → – Stoptober campaign kicks off in one week