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Document ID (ISN)104419
CIS number 05-750
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2086-7
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Jackson P.R., Parker S.K.
Health and Safety Executive
Title Change in manufacturing: How to manage stress-related risks
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Sep. 2001. iv, 197p. Illus. 28 ref. Price: GBP 15.00.
Abstract This book examines the impact of four types of organizational change taking place within manufacturing industries: advanced manufacturing technology, downsizing, team working and lean production. Based on case studies, it explores how these initiatives are changing the workplace and what organizations can do to manage change effectively and prevent stress among their employees.
Descriptors (primary) manufacturing industries; stress factors; United Kingdom; work organization
Descriptors (secondary) case study; psychology of work organization; workers' participation; glossary; flexible working time
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Workers' participation
Mental stress and burnout