American Express Services Europe
P4. Physical Activity in the Workplace
1 January, 2013
Submitted: 19 December, 2011
American Express continues to provide oportunities to increase physical activity in the workplace by:providing onsite fitness classes at three of American Express UK's major locations with ongoing communication to promote the classes. Staff usage of the fitness classes measured on a monthly basis with new classes introduced based on need and employee feedback.incorporating a dedicated fitness area including a gymnasium in the new building of the largest american express UK site.supporting innovative ideas such as human energy-powered bicycles to encourage team work, physical activity and supporting CSR focus on environmental sustainability.championing employee-driven physical activity initiatives e.g. JP Morgan challenge.focusing one of the quarterly communication themes on physical activity.