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Document ID (ISN)111931
CIS number 11-0584
ISSN - Serial title 0019-8366 - Industrial Health
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Åkerstedt T., Kecklund G.
Title Shift work, severe sleepiness and safety
Bibliographic information 2011, Vol.49, p.141-142. 16 ref.
Abstract This editorial reviews the issue of sleepiness caused by shift work, leading to increased risk of accidents, with references to several scientific studies.
Descriptors (primary) shift work; fatigue; sleep disturbances; occupational accidents
Descriptors (secondary) causes of accidents; literature survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational physiology
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Fatigue
Hours of work
Accident research