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Audience: Employees Tags: psychological hazards

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August 1, 2017

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Provides information on the identification and control of work-related psychological hazards. A psychological hazard is a situation, condition or thing that may affect the mental health of the worker and impact the worker’s ability to work in a healthy and safe manner. The bulletin is intended to...


Views: 38
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August 1, 2017

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This policy outlines our commitment to protecting the psychological health and safety of our workers. The purpose of this policy is to ensure that individuals are aware that any harm to psychological health and safety is considered a serious offence and therefore will be addressed accordingly....


Views: 78
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August 1, 2017

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This guide is provided to help employers develop a program and procedures for dealing with psychological hazards in the workplace. This worksheet contains elements of a health and safety management system, based on the Partnerships in Injury Reduction model. Examples and comments are focused on...


Views: 580
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February 1, 2017

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This fact sheet presents the hazards of fatigue and extended work hours to workers, the effects that workers could experience from sleep deprivation and fatigue, and how the workers can control and be protected from fatigue.


Views: 125
Last Modified

February 1, 2017

Description

This guide is provided to help employers develop a program and procedures for dealing with psychological hazards in the workplace. The worksheet contains the elements of a health and safety management system, based on the Alberta, Partnerships in Injury Reduction model.


Views: 374
Last Modified

February 1, 2017

Description

Provides information on the identification and control of work-related psychological hazards. A psychological hazard is a situation, condition or thing that may affect the mental health of the worker and impact the worker’s ability to work in a healthy and safe manner. The bulletin is intended to...


Views: 132
Last Modified

August 1, 2016

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Long work hours and/or many consecutive days of work can fatigue workers and make them feel tired, sleepy, irritable, depressed, or giddy. They may lose their appetite, have digestive problems, and are more likely to catch a cold or flu.


Views: 24
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September 1, 2010

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Most humans need some time to go from deep sleep to complete alertness. This short information sheet looks at the effect of “sleep inertia” on workplace environments such as those for first responders.


Views: 69
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August 1, 2010

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Fatigue is a state of being tired. It can be caused by long hours of work, long hours of physical or mental activity, inadequate rest, excessive stress, and combinations of these factors.


Views: 28
Last Modified

August 1, 2010

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Quick facts about fatigue and safety at the workplace.