|Document ID (ISN)||106111|
|Convention or series no.
Labour Research Department
||Tackling workplace stress - A guide for safety reps
||LRD Publications Ltd., 78 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8HF, United Kingdom, Oct. 2000. 40p. Illus. 6 ref. Price: GBP 3.50. GBP 10.00 for employers and commercial organizations.
||This guide for safety representatives describes the extent of stress in the workplace using official statistics and surveys by unions and professional organisations. It includes practical guidance on tackling stress in the workplace. Contents: introduction; scale of the problem (causes, symptoms and consequences of stress); legal framework; responsibilities of employers, role of trade unions (risk assessment checklist; carrying out a workplace survey; negotiating a stress prevention policy).
||United Kingdom; stress factors; conditions of work; psychology of work organization
||responsibilities of employers; legal aspects; labour-management relations; safety guides; role of workers' organizations; check lists; hazard evaluation
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Psychology and sociology
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
||Mental stress and burnout
Psychology of work organization