Prevent conflicting demands to reduce stress in the workplace

Prevent conflicting demands to reduce stress in the workplace

Today’s fast moving societies and the trend towards more networked organisation structures means an increase in responsibilities and workloads for many employees.…

PPE September 13, 2015
Work-related stress and psychosocial risks

Work-related stress and psychosocial risks

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work joined PPE for a Twitter chat on work-related stress and psychosocial risks. A record of the conversation is reproduced…

PPE August 22, 2015
What is burnout?

What is burnout?

Burnout is a serious problem that is brought on by the negative effects of chronic, work-related stress. Actual statistics are difficult to come by, but studies…

PPE May 28, 2015

Promoting Mental Health and Wellbeing at Work

MODELS OF GOOD PRACTICE: Effective interventions already exist for promoting mental health and wellbeing at work and combating mental ill-health. This was shown…

PPE May 14, 2015

Managing Stress in High-Pressure Work Environments

Congratulations to The Regional Inspectorate of Prison Service in Koszalin, Poland who received an award at this year’s Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards.…

PPE May 8, 2015

Prevention of Work Related Stress in the Education Sector - OSHwiki

The prevention of work related stress in the education sector: Stress is one of the most significant hazards of working in the education sector. This article discusses…

PPE May 8, 2015

Stress in the Workplace

According to the HSE, stress in the workplace accounts for over a third of all new incidences of ill health, with each case of stress in the workplace, depression…

PPE September 23, 2014

Work-Related Stress is a Massive Issue for Workers

In Europe, work-related stress is the second most frequently reported work-related health problem after musculoskeletal issues. Work-related stress is clearly a…

PPE August 22, 2014