Patterns of smoking and its association with psychosocial work conditions among blue-collar and service employees of hospitality venues in Shenyang, PR China
- Time to put an end to passive smoking. Lewis, Mark // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;9/9/2004, Vol. 193 Issue 4340, p5
Focuses on a campaign designed to end passive smoking in work environments in the hospitality industry in Great Britain. Effects of passive smoking on the health of hospitality workers; Launch of Stub out Smoking campaign; Benefits of the smoking ban to business operators.
- The development of the psychosocial work environment in Denmark from 1997 to 2005. Pejtersen, Jan H.; Kristensen, Tage S. // Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health;Jul2009, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p284
The article focuses on the study regarding the development of the psychosocial work environment in Denmark from 1997 to 2005. It notes that study analyzed the results of two national questionnaire surveys of working Danes aged 20-59 and performed a non-respondent analysis using logistic...
- Studying the effect of the psychosocial work environment on risk of ill-health: towards a more comprehensive assessment of working conditions. Rugulies, Reiner // Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health;May2012, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p187
The author reflects on the study on the effect of the psychosocial work related environment at the cost of health that addressed a more comprehensive assessment of working conditions. Mental ill health which is caused to a considerable extent due to adverse psychosocial working environment is...
- Working conditions are risk factors for long-term sickness. // Nursing Standard;5/17/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 36, p21
The article focuses on a prospective cohort study conducted by a group of researchers from Denmark that identified certain working conditions as risk factors for long-term sickness. It investigated on whether there is a significant relationship between physical and psychosocial factors in employees.
- Errata. // American Journal of Public Health;May2001, Vol. 91 Issue 5, p828
Corrections to two articles published in previous issues are presented, including "Who's Afraid of the Truth," by C. Healfon and "Psychosocial Work Environment and Depression: Epidemiologic Assessment of the Demand Control Model," by H. Mausner-Dorsch and W. W. Laton.
- Industry survey backs total ban on smoking. Druce, Chris // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;12/15/2005, Vol. 195 Issue 4404, p7
The article discusses the results of an online survey completed by British hospitality professionals as of December 2005, regarding the total ban on smoking in the workplace. A great majority supported a total ban over a partial one. The percentage who think they should be paid more for working...
- Snuff 'Em If You've Got 'Em. Mariani, John; Krummert, Bob // Restaurant Hospitality;Jul2003, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p18
Discusses the nationwide implications of New York City's smoking ban for all workplaces and its impact on the food service business in the U.S. States with anti-smoking laws; Position of restaurateurs on the anti-smoking campaign; Reason for implementing smoking ban for all workplaces.
- Los riesgos psicosociales. Marcilla-Gutierrez, Teresa // DYNA - Ingenierï¿½a e Industria;mar2010, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p167
ï¿½ The following article analyzes psychosocial evaluation fundamentals. To achieve this, the article is based on relevant scientific studies, which on the one hand show how needed this tool is necessary for the full development of the law nï¿½ 31/1995 ( 8th november) concerning laboral...
- Evaluating construct validity of the second version of the Copenhagen Psychosocial Questionnaire through analysis of differential item functioning and differential item effect. Bjorner, Jakob Bue; Pejtersen, Jan Hyld // Scandinavian Journal of Public Health;Feb2010, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p90
Aims: To evaluate the construct validity of the Copenhagen Psychosocial Questionnaire II (COPSOQ II) by means of tests for differential item functioning (DIF) and differential item effect (DIE). Methods: We used a Danish general population postal survey (n=4,732 with 3,517 wage earners) with a...