|Document ID (ISN)||101335|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1575-1392 - Prevención, trabajo y salud
|Convention or series no.
||Schaufeli W.B., Salanova M.L.
||How to evaluate psychosocial risks at work
||¿Cómo evaluar los riesgos psicosociales en el trabajo? [in Spanish]|
||2002, No.20, p.4-9. Illus. 20 ref.
||Various instruments and methods developed in the Netherlands for evaluating psychosocial risks due to stress are presented. They include: check lists that evaluate the conditions of work and social and professional relationships at work; the WEBA approach (description of the workplace and its evaluation by an expert); self-administered questionnaires on stress factors, work organization and social relationships; psychophysiological measurements (Stressomat, a method of measuring cardiovascular and respiratory reactions induced by stress); the analysis, by the employer, of administration data (absenteeism, work incapacity, hazard evaluation, identification of psychosocial factors, identification of groups at risk) and the presentation of a report to employee representatives. A brief overview of literature and of current research on this topic in Spain is also included.
||occupational psychology; stress factors; hazard evaluation
||human relations; role of employers' organizations; Netherlands; Spain; social aspects; stress evaluation; role of workers' organizations; description of technique; sickness absenteeism
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Spain; Netherlands|
||Psychology and sociology
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
||Mental stress and burnout