|Document ID (ISN)||76280|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0029-7917 - Occupational Health
|Convention or series no.
||Dec. 1999, Vol.52, No.12, p.22-26. Illus. 15 ref.
||Employees that travel frequently for work purposes have significantly higher medical insurance claim rates than their non-travelling colleagues, not only for physical morbidity, but also for psychological illnesses. The article proposes that organizations develop travel health policies, including aims, responsibilities, fitness to travel guidelines, pre-travel preparation, experience of medical service providers, pre-travel education, medical services abroad, post-travel health assessments and the reporting of travel-related diseases.
||plant health organization; morbidity; air transport; circadian rhythm; work time schedules
||compensation of occupational diseases; tropical diseases; mental disorders; aircraft; industrial physicians; psychological effects; role of insurance institutions; medical supervision; role of management; stress factors
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Psychology and sociology
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
||Occupational health services
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