Workplace Stress

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Workplace Stress:

The workplace can be a big source of stress.

Johansson et al's study into workplace stress:

  • 14 finishers & 14 cleaners who worked in a Swedish sawmill.
  • Finishers had a high workload and little control, they were isolated with responsibility in a fast paced repetitive job.
  • Cleaners had a lower workload with more control, their work was varied, largely self paced and allowed more socialising with other workers. 
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