The Agriculture, forestry and fishing industry’s overall thriving workplace score is just above the national average in 2021, despite facing plenty of challenges around COVID-safe practices, transport logistics and extreme weather conditions.
In line with the national scores, the industry lost some of the gains made in leadership during 2020. However, there was also substantial growth in capability as workplaces have increasingly provided workers with resources they need and people are better prepared to support their colleagues’ mental health. The domain furthest from thriving is policy, which lost some ground in 2021 after strong growth in the previous year.
If your workplace doesn’t have a mental health policy or strategy, you can learn how to develop one from the resource in the link below.