Tatung Welfare Committee handles a broad range of employee welfare issues including: daily activities, financial assistance for education, funeral assistance, and interest free installment loans. Table shows employees’ welfare implemented in the factories and subsidiaries.
Besides, in order to provide female employees a more comfortable and more convenient way to nurture the next generation without having to sacrifice their own work, or to increase their physical or psychological unnecessary burden, Tatung Co. set up a nursery room for post-natal breast-feeding employees. It is also the company's most intimate birth gift for female employees. The nursery room is also certified with “Taipei City Excellent Breastfeeding room” by Taipei City Government in 2010.
As for employees’ health promotion, Tatung Co. promotes numbers of health promotion activities over years. Since 2003, Tatung Co. won many awards and titles regarding to health promotion such as "Smoke-free workplace" and "Self-accreditation of health workplace" from Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health. Winning the awards shows the significant efforts on behalf of Tatung Co. are affirmed by the society. The specific practices are shown as follows:
1. Clean air, healthy and happy workplace environment Smoking has been proven to have negative effects to the health and smoking in workplace increases the risk of fire incidents. Smoking within the boundary of the companies/factories has always been prohibited. The employees, contractors, and visitors are not allowed to bring cigarettes, matches and lighters into the company. Tatung Co. also clearly posts/marks “NO SMOKING” notice in the meeting room, at entrances and exits. The reason for Tatung Co. doing this is to build a clean air and healthy workplace for everyone.
2. Welfare Committee regularly organizes the physical and cultural activities to encourage the employees having healthy living. It also establishes aerobic fitness club to provide employees physical activities to stretch and relieve pressures in their spare time.
3. Health examination fair Tatung Co. works with Health Center of Zhongshan District of Taipei City to organize Health examination fair on a yearly basis. The specialists from Taipei City Hospital are invited to the company to do high blood pressure, hyperlipidemin and high blood sugar screening, oral cancer screening, and cervical smear, breast cancer screening for women. Tatung Co. also arranges high-quality health check annually in order to find out any premature diseases and treat them in advance to protect employees’ health.
4. Tatung Co. organizes health promotion seminars and also publishes information about serious diseases on the company website and e-publications. The information contains not only about the diseases but also the preventions and treatment channels.