...but it's not all good news
- Anxiety in the Workplace Post-September 11, 2001. Hansen, Kathrene L. // PA Times;May2003, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p5
Focuses on the level of workplace stress or anxiety in the U.S. Contribution of the feelings of anxiety in creating an internal struggle of employees to regain control and foster aggressive thinking; Advice on employers to alleviate the impact of stress in the workplace; Prevention of workplace...
- Repetitive strain injury. Kome, Penney // Herizons;Spring99, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p18
Focuses on upper body strain injuries among female employees. Impact of strain injuries on women's career; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; Tendonitis; Estimated number of Canadians who have Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI); Problems with surgery; Physiotherapy for strain...
- Survey to examine silent epidemic. // Australian Nursing Journal;Nov2002, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p11
Deals with a survey on the extent of abuse and violence experienced by Tasmanian nurses. Level of violence in the workplace; Role of job stress in violent behavior; Impact on the relationship between nurses and patients.
- Ergo ergonomics. // Smart Business Cleveland;Jan2009, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p70
The article provides information about ergonomics. Ergonomics allows workers to perform their tasks more comfortably without physical or mental stress and can prevent cumulative trauma disorder (CTD). The symptoms of ergonomics injury include redness and swelling, limited range of motion, and...
- The Kryptonite burns in Superwoman's cape. Anderson, Lisa // Marriage Partnership;Summer91, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p28
Comments on the results of a survey of working women showing that job stress does not create stress at home. Nationalities of the women surveyed; Nationalities of women who claim to feel the most stress at work; Top stress relievers among the women surveyed.
- Stress and the Woman Manager. Chusmir, Leonard H.; Franks, Victoria // Training & Development Journal;Oct88, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p66
Focuses on job-related stress experienced by women workers in the United States. Effect of stress on women employees' performance; Variables affecting women's ability to handle stress at work; Methods of dealing with job stress. INSET: How Human Resource Managers Can Help.
- Workplace Assault. Driscoll, Richard J.; Worthington, Karen A.; Hurrell Jr., Joseph J. // Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice & Research;Fall1995, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p205
Increasing attention to violence in the workplace has raised questions regarding the psychological impact of workplace assaults. This article examines the psychological effects of physical assault at the workplace as well as the effects of more traditional psychological job stressors among some...
- Breaking Point. Mayer, Merry // HR Magazine;Oct2001, Vol. 46 Issue 10, p111
Discusses how companies can prevent job stress-induced violence in the workplace. Causes of job stress; Assessment of the effectiveness of employee assistance programs; Ways by which personnel departments can help employees relieve stress. INSET: Causes of Job Stress.
- New Stressors, New Remedies. Firth-Cozens, J. // Occupational Medicine;2000, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p199
This paper looks at the stressors prominent in the workplace at the end of the 20th century â€“ increases in workload, falls in social support, uncertainty and violence. It considers some of the pressures that have created these stressors and some of the interventions used to combat them;...