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Document ID (ISN)72338
CIS number 99-321
ISSN - Serial title 0958-479X - Safety and Health Practitioner
Year 1998
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Reeve P., Walter S.
Title Striking a light on the new law on night workers
Bibliographic information Oct. 1998, Vol.16, No.10, p.25-28. Illus.
Abstract Provisions of the Working Time Regulations 1998 relating to night work are discussed. Factors highlighted include limits on working time, the existence of special hazards or heavy physical or mental strain, health assessments prior to undertaking night work and health problems connected with night work. Topics: comment on law; health hazards; hours of work; legislation; night work; responsibilities of employers; state of health; United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; legislation; hours of work; night work
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; comment on law; health hazards; state of health
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Hours of work