Workplace Stress

Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Dec 27, 2017
NIOSH Workplace Safety and Health Topics: Work Schedules, Shift Schedules and Long Hours

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/workschedules/

Both shift work and long work hours have been associated with health and safety risks. This page provides links to NIOSH publications and other resources that address demanding work schedules.

Source: NIOSH

Dec 05, 2017
Fostering Healthy, Resilient Schools to Address Chronic Stress: A White Paper from OEA Choice Trust

http://oeachoice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Fostering-Healthy-Resilient-Schools-to-Address-Chronic-Stress-2016-FINAL.pdf

This white paper by OEA Choice Trust examines the chronic stress and low morale that have become so pervasive in today’s school communities – its causes and the toll it has on all involved. It also explores the power and potential of resiliency and the key role it can play in reducing stress and improving outcomes across an entire school system.

Source: OEA Choice

Jan 16, 2017
Work and Family Research Network

http://workfamily.sas.upenn.edu/content/welcome-1/

he Sloan Network is now the Work and Family Researchers Network (WFRN), an international membership organization of interdisciplinary work and family researchers.

Source: Work and Family Researchers Network

Jan 16, 2017
When Work Works

http://www.whenworkworks.org/

When Work Works is an initiative from Families and Work Institute in partnership with the Center for Workforce Preparation, an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the Twiga Foundation with funding from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Source: Families and Work Institute

Jan 16, 2017
Workplace Flexibility Leads to Employees With Healthier Lifestyle Habits

http://ohsonline.com/articles/2007/12/workplace-flexibility-leads-to-employees-with-healthier-lifestyle-habits.aspx?sc_lang=en

This feature article which cites research by Joseph G. Grzywacz, Ph.D., appears in the Dec. 16 issue of Occupational Health and Safety.

Source: OH&S

Jan 16, 2017
Stress in the Workplace

http://www.apa.org/search.aspx?query=Stress%20in%20the%20Workplace

This link provides access to documents and resources related to stress in the workplace as provided by the American Psychological Association.

Source: APA

Jun 01, 2016
2015 Work and Well - Being Survey American Psychological Association

http://www.apaexcellence.org/assets/general/2015-work-and-wellbeing-survey-results.pdf?_ga=1.101252289.1351206308.1462281864

The Workplace Survey was conducted online within the United States by Harris Poll on behalf of the American Psychological Association between January 28 –February 5, 2015.

Source: APA

May 01, 2016
Work-Family Conflict, Family-Supportive Supervisor Behaviors (FSSB), and Sleep Outcomes

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4145734/

This study, performed by Tori L. Crain, Leslie B. Hammer, and Orfeu M. Buxton, evaluated the relationships among work-family conflict, FSSB, and sleep outcomes within the COR framework.

Source: NCBI

May 01, 2016
Calculating the cost of work-related stress and psychosocial risks

https://osha.europa.eu/en/tools-and-publications/publications/literature_reviews/calculating-the-cost-of-work-related-stress-and-psychosocial-risks/view

This report, issued by the EU-OSHA, summarises the studies focusing on calculating costs of work-related stress and psychosocial risks.

Source: European Agency for Safety & Health at Work

Nov 01, 2014
Intervening for Work Stress: Work-life Stress and Total Worker Health Approaches

http://blogs.cdc.gov/niosh-science-blog/2014/11/17/stress-webinar/

The NIOSH Science Blog addresses Intervening for Work Stress: Work-life Stress and Total Worker Health Approaches.

Source: NIOSH