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Document ID (ISN)73435
CIS number 99-1390
ISSN - Serial title 0815-6409 - Journal of Occupational Health and Safety - Australia and New Zealand
Year 1998
Convention or series no.
Author(s) O'Moore M., Seigne E., McGuire L., Smith M.
Title Victims of bullying at work in Ireland
Bibliographic information Dec. 1998, Vol.14, No.6, p.569-574. 37 ref.
Abstract Results from a study involving self-referred victims of workplace bullying in Ireland are presented. The nature and effects of bullying are examined, as are views of the causes of victimization. Findings support international research that bullying is damaging to the physical and mental health and to the careers of victims. The results highlight the need for early intervention and the development of anti-bullying programs in the workplace. Topics: bullying; discriminatory practices; human relations; neuropsychic stress; psychological effects; sickness absenteeism; stress factors.
Descriptors (primary) human relations; discriminatory practices; bullying; neuropsychic stress
Descriptors (secondary) sickness absenteeism; psychological effects; stress factors
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIreland
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Bullying and mobbing
Psychological factors