Mental Health of TfL Staff

Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 13th September 2021.

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Photo of Elly Baker Elly Baker Labour

What is TfL doing as an employer to recognise that the last 16 months has taken a toll on some TfL staff’s mental health and how are you supporting them?

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

The health and wellbeing of its staff has always been of paramount importance to Transport for London (TfL), and this has been particularly important during the last 16 months throughout the different stages of the pandemic. Wellbeing is monitored through TfL’s staff survey and additional wellbeing surveys that were instated in response to the pandemic.

Increased mental health support has been provided to TfL staff during the pandemic, including:

TfL has a dedicated New Ways of Working team to support employees, including by providing practical ways to improve their home working experience and best practice advice to support people returning to the office work environment.