Friday, 27 February 2004 12:00am
Workers who perceive management is not highly committed to safety are more likely to act unsafely, a new study has found.
Friday, 13 February 2004 12:00am
Workers who receive shorter periods of rehabilitation and do not need surgery or medication following the onset of low back pain are less likely to suffer a recurrence, according to a new study.
Thursday, 05 February 2004 12:00am
Systems analysts' work causes both mental and physical health problems, but job satisfaction can reduce their impact, a new study has found.
Wednesday, 28 January 2004 12:00am
Night shift workers generally maintain accuracy in work performed while they are sleep deprived, but their cognitive response times are significantly longer.
Friday, 23 January 2004 12:00am
Workers with low back pain who are encouraged to stay active miss less work, new research shows.
Thursday, 15 January 2004 12:00am
Nurses' aides working in paediatric wards are more likely to develop an airway infection, a new study has found.
Tuesday, 13 January 2004 12:00am
Biomechanical hazards are not the only risk factors for developing shoulder pain, with a new study finding that depression, low levels of job control and inexperience can also contribute to the condition.
Monday, 15 December 2003 12:00am
Germicidal UV lights installed in ventilation systems may prevent "sick building syndrome".
Wednesday, 10 December 2003 12:00am
Construction workers who perform simple exercises at home can substantially reduce their shoulder pain.
Monday, 08 December 2003 12:00am
Permanent employees take more medically-certified sick leave than fixed-term employees, a study has found.