|Document ID (ISN)||103703|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Travail et bien-ŕtre
|Convention or series no.
||Van Thillo F.
||Causes of stress among transport workers
||Les causes du stress chez les ouvriers du transport [in French]|
||Mar.-Apr. 2002, No.2, p.5-11. Illus.
||This article summarizes the report of a study carried out by the Belgian union of transport workers on the causes of stress in the various sub-sectors of road transport. Around 1300 persons working in 50 enterprises were surveyed and questioned on work organization, personnel policies, supervision, social aspects, working conditions during driving, personal aspects and causes of stress. A short description of the problems identified and the corresponding action plans is presented. The impact of the European Directive on working time on the road transport sector in Belgium is briefly discussed.
||Belgium; stress factors; road transport; drivers
||speed of work; work organization; European Communities; work time schedules; comment on directive; survey; stress studies; role of workers' organizations; work-rest schedules
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
||Transport and communications
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
||Mental stress and burnout