One of the main reasons you should prioritize the health and well-being of your employees is productivity. Not only minimizing time away from work, but when employees are worried and stressed, they are also less productive while at work.
There are also other reasons that you may not have thought of, including:
Increase Employee Satisfaction
Reduce Absenteeism and Turnover
Recruit the best talent
Create a Safe Work Environment
Bottom-line Cost savings for you, the employer