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Document ID (ISN)102109
CIS number 03-1117
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2767-5
Year 2003
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Real solutions, real people - A managers' guide to tackling work-related stress
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2003. Folder contaning: Booklet (v, 65p., Illus.); Managers' guide (v, 42p. 21 ref.); Guide for employees (4p., 1 ref.; 25 solution cards; poster). Price: GBP 25.00.
Abstract This tutorial kit contains practical advice on finding ways to tackle the causes of stress at work. It builds on the familiar risk assessment approach. It includes case studies which deal with specific aspects of work-design of various occupations identified as organizational risk factors for work-related stress (demands, control, support, relationships, role and change). The kit comprises a folder containing a guidance booklet, a guide aimed at managers, a guide for employees, 25 cards containing possible solutions, ideas or case studies, and a poster where the steps of the action plan are summarized.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; stress factors; social aspects; training material; plant safety and health organization; responsibilities; role of supervisory staff
Descriptors (secondary) manufacturing industries; government services; small enterprises; work organization; case study; telephone exchanges; human behaviour; training manuals; hazard evaluation; social workers; building industry; retail trade; health care personnel; musicians; teaching; violence; human relations
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Violence and terrorism
OSH training