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Volume 504: debated on Thursday 28 January 2010

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 21 January 2010, Official Report, column 497W, on industrial health and safety, when his Department produced the document ‘Introduction to Stress Awareness and Management’; and what the cost was of producing that document. (314032)

HMT produced the document entitled ‘Introduction to Stress Awareness and Management’ in 2009 as part of a package of measures in response to an identified need to manage increased risk to employees from stress and related illnesses. The document cost £0.96p per copy to print, based on a single print run of 2,500 copies. The volume printed was to cover the Treasury Group with sufficient extra to cover new staff for the foreseeable future. The preparation of the content was part of the normal work of the welfare officer and preparation for printing was done in-house by the Department's publishing team. The document is also available to staff in electronic format on the Department's intranet.