Siderise achieves Gold at Mind’s Workplace Wellbeing Awards

  • 14 Jul 2021

Siderise has been recognised with a Gold Award at Mind’s fifth annual Workplace Wellbeing Awards. Ranking 21st out of the 114 organisations who took part, this award means it has successfully embedded mental health into its policies and practices.

This is also recognition of its demonstration to a long-term, in-depth commitment to staff mental health.

Mind’s Workplace Wellbeing Index is a benchmark of best policy and practice, celebrating the good work employers are doing to promote and support positive mental health, and providing key recommendations on the specific areas where there is room to improve.

Every employer depends on having healthy and productive employees – valued and supported staff are far more likely to perform better and achieve peak performance.


Mental health problems are common among employees. Mind surveyed more than 42,000 employees across the 114 employers participating in the Index. This also included an additional section on the impact of COVID-19.

Siderise is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of its staff at all levels of the company. This is done through a variety of company policies and initiatives— including a Stress Policy, Flexible Working Policy and those covering workplace grievances— as well as a general company-wide understanding on the importance of good mental health and wellbeing and supportive culture.

‘Talent and hard work’

Adam Turk, CEO at Siderise Insulation, comments: “We are thrilled to have gained this recognition from Mind, but mostly we are happy to see that our staff feel positively about their workplace and the support they receive.

“Without their talent and hard work, we wouldn’t be the global business we are today. Of course, taking part in the Index was not just about seeing what we have done well, but seeing where we can improve.

“We are reviewing the suggestions highlighted by Mind and our staff and to ensure we are continually working to make Siderise a happy, successful business to work for.”

‘Significant challenges’

Emma Mamo, Head of Workplace Wellbeing at Mind, adds: “It inspires me to see how all the organisations participating in the Index are taking positive steps to support the mental health of their employees.

“In the last year, the Coronavirus pandemic has affected all our lives; the way we work has fundamentally changed, whether that is working on the frontline or working at home. 

“Employers therefore faced, and continue to face, significant challenges in effectively supporting the wellbeing of their people in this new and uncertain context.

“That’s why, this year more than ever, we were delighted to celebrate the employers making mental health a priority for their organisation through our Workplace Wellbeing Awards.”

Leave a Reply

Latest news

Mitsubishi Electric

BMBI reports strong year-on-year growth across the board

The latest figures from the Builders Merchant Building Index (BMBI) reveal that merchants’ year-on-year value sales to builders and contractors were 23.0% higher in August 2021.

Posted in Articles, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Building Systems, Civil Engineering, Doors, Glass, Glazing, Hard Landscaping & Walkways, Interior Design & Construction, Interiors, Kitchens, Landscaping, news, Timber Buildings and Timber Products, Windows


Tinytag: How to monitor indoor air quality effectively

By using data loggers to monitor the indoor environment, building owners, facilities managers and occupants can take an informed approach to balancing good air quality with occupant comfort, explains Tinytag…

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Heating Systems, Controls and Management, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning - HVAC, Information Technology, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency, Thermal Imaging and Monitors


Digistat Universal Thermostats for Social Housing

Introducing the new Digistat – an innovative range of universal wired and wireless digital thermostats. Bridging the gap between traditional and smart heating controls, the new Digistat is simply smarter.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Services, Facility Management & Building Services, Heating Systems, Controls and Management, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning - HVAC, Information Technology, Innovations & New Products, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency