The Principal Financial Group, a leading global financial company reported statistics regarding wellness programs from 2007. http://www.principal.com/about/news/2008/lhswellness010808.htm
According to the Principal Financial Well-Being Index a surprising number of companies do not yet have access to wellness at their workplace. In addition, the survey shows the majority of American workers with access to wellness programs are using them and report them to be helpful for overall health and a chance to live a longer life. Motivation, education, and management support are the keys to help employees learn about wellness. Help your company adopt patterns of thought and behavior that will gradually lead them to a healthier lifestyle. Start a wellness program at your company today.