Reducing psychosocial risks can be a journey. What we’ve seen is that as workplaces get closer to thriving, all nine psychosocial risks factors reduce.

Psychosocial risk factor Furthest from thriving Well below thriving Moderately below thriving Slightly below thriving Thriving
Low job control 2.6 2.0 1.7 1.4 1.2
Inappropriate workload 2.8 2.3 2.0 1.8 1.5
Poor management support 2.8 2.0 1.7 1.4 1.1
Poor change management 2.8 2.1 1.7 1.4 1.1
Low recognition 2.9 2.1 1.8 1.5 1.2
Poor role clarity 2.6 2.0 1.6 1.4 1.1
Poor workplace relationships 2.5 1.8 1.5 1.3 1.1
Poor working environment 2.4 1.8 1.6 1.3 1.1
Traumatic events 2.3 1.8 1.5 1.3 1.1