TITLE

Employers continue to invest in fitness

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Leah
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;8/1/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on utilization of gym by employees in the U.S. Percentage of employers who include gym use in their employee benefits; Factors that influenced participation in exercise classes; Benefits offered by exercise classes to employees. INSETS: Where to find advice, operators for your gym;Tips for sending more workers to the gym.
ACCESSION #
17921589

 

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