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Document ID (ISN)106025
CIS number 07-243
Year 2005
Convention or series no. MISC714
Author(s)
International Stress Management Association (ISMA) UK
Title Making the stress Management Standards work: How to apply the standards in your workplace
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2005. 8p.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/misc714.pdf [in English]
Abstract This leaflet outlines the Health and Safety Executive's Management Standards approach to work-related stress (see CIS 07-242) and gives practical advice on how to implement them. The standards are based on the HSE's "Five steps to risk assessment" (see CIS 07-10): identify the hazards; decide who may be harmed and how; evaluate the risk; record the findings; monitor and review. Although the risk assessment process takes a collective, proactive approach, it also takes account of individual differences and problems.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; role of management; stress factors; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) psychology of work organization
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) Risk evaluation
Mental stress and burnout