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Document ID (ISN)110027
CIS number 09-1169
ISSN - Serial title 1232-1087 - International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Halvani G.H., Zare M., Hobobati H.
Title The fatigue of workers of Iran Central Iron Ore Company in Yazd
Bibliographic information 2009, Vol.22, No.1, p.19-26. Illus. 32 ref.
Abstract The objective of this cross-sectional study was to evaluate the relationship between fatigue and job satisfaction. Subjects were workers of an iron ore mine in Iran. Fatigue was measured using Iranian version of Piper Fatigue Scale questionnaire, while job satisfaction was estimated with the job satisfaction scale. The overall incidence of severe fatigue was high and there was a significant relationship between total fatigue and its sub-dimensions, and the job satisfaction of workers. Implications of these findings are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) iron ore mining; Iran, Islamic Republic of; risk factors; fatigue; job dissatisfaction
Descriptors (secondary) subjective assessment; questionnaire survey; fatigue assessment; frequency rates; cross-sectional study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIran, Islamic Republic of
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Fatigue
Mining and quarrying
Psychological factors