|Document ID (ISN)||77892|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0007-9936 - Cahiers de médecine interprofessionnelle
|Convention or series no.
||Neuropsychic reactions following exposure to traumatic incidents at the place of work
||Réactions psychiques après événements traumatiques survenus en milieu de travail [in French]|
||2000, Vol.40, No.2, p.155-164. 4ref.
||Cases of work-related post-traumatic neurosis are increasing. They can occur after an accident or tragic incident in which the worker was either a direct victim or a close witness; they can also follow incidents of physical or verbal violence. Unfortunately, they are not always recognized by employers or by occupational accident legislation. Contents of this review article: summary of regulations; description of post-traumatic neurosis symptoms; short case descriptions; approaches implemented by a public transport authority and a bank; role of employers; role of health insurance institutions; role of occupational physicians.
||responsibilities of employers; neuropsychic stress; shock following injury; traumatic neurosis; symptoms
||role of insurance institutions; workmen's compensation; industrial physicians; violence; legislation
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Psychology and sociology
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
Violence and terrorism
Mental stress and burnout