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Niks, I. (author), van Drongelen, A. (author), Kranenborg, K. (author), van Korte, E. (author), Wiezer, N. (author)
public lecture 2019
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Heerkens, Y.F. (author), de Weerd, M. (author), Huber, M. (author), de Brouwer, C.P. (author), van der Veen, S. (author), Perenboom, R.J. (author), van Gool, C.H. (author), ten Napel, H. (author), von Bon-Martens, M. (author), Stallinga, H.A. (author), van Meeteren, N.L. (author)
Purpose: The ICF (International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health) framework (used worldwide to describe 'functioning' and 'disability'), including the ICF scheme (visualization of functioning as result of interaction with health condition and contextual factors), needs reconsideration. The purpose of this article is to...
article 2018
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Houtman, I.L.D. (author), Eekhout, I. (author), Venema, A. (author), Bakhuys Roozeboom, M.M.C. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
Psychosocial risk management, psychosocial risks and the role of drivers and barriers: results from a multilevel joint analysis of three major European surveys. The aim of this study was to provide answers to questions concerning OSH risk management, and in particular psychosocial risk management: (1) Is exposure to OSH risks, both in general...
public lecture 2017
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Irastorza, X. (author), Houtman, I.L.D. (author), Eekhout, I. (author), Venema, A. (author), Bakhuys Roozeboom, M.M.C. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
In order to better protect the more than 217 million workers in the European Union (EU) from work-related accidents and diseases, in 2014 the European Commission adopted the Strategic Framework on Health and Safety at Work 2014-2020 (1), which identifies key challenges and strategic objectives for health and safety at work. The Strategic...
report 2017
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Fransman, W. (author), Pronk, A. (author), Schelvis, R.M.C. (author), Moons, A.A.M. (author)
Although work is good for you, it can actually be bad for your health, too. Poor working conditions are responsible for 5% of the total disease burden1, a percentage that is the same as the figure for the adverse health effects resulting from an unhealthy environment or obesity. After smoking, these three factors are responsible for the major...
other 2017
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Houtman, I.L.D. (author), Eekhout, I. (author), Venema, A. (author), Bakhuys Roozeboom, M. (author), van Buuren, S. (author)
This report presents the key findings of a joint analysis of EU-OSHA’s second European Survey of Enterprises on New and Emerging Risks (ESENER-2), Eurostat’s Labour Force Survey (LFS) 2013 ad hoc module on accidents at work and other work-related health problems, and Eurofound’s 6th European Working Conditions Survey (EWCS). The aim was to have...
report 2017
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van de Ven, H.A. (author), Brouwer, S. (author), Koolhaas, W. (author), Goudswaard, A. (author), de Looze, M.P. (author), Kecklund, G. (author), Almansa, J. (author), Bültmann, U. (author), van der Klink, J.J.L. (author)
In this cross-sectional study associations were examined between eight shift schedule characteristics with shift-specific sleep complaints and need for recovery and generic health and performance measures. It was hypothesized that shift schedule characteristics meeting ergonomic recommendations are associated with better sleep, need for recovery...
article 2016
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Schelvis, R.M.C. (author)
public lecture 2016
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Hendriksen, I.J.M. (author), Snoijer, M. (author), de Kok, B.P. (author), van Vlisteren, J. (author), Hofstetter, H. (author)
Objective: Evaluation of the effectiveness of a workplace health promotion program on employees’ vitality, health, and work-related outcomes, and exploring the influence of organizational support and the supervisors’ role on these outcomes. Methods: The 5-month intervention included activities at management, team, and individual level targeting...
article 2016
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Schelvis, R.M.C. (author)
public lecture 2016
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Havermans, B. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), Hoekstra, T. (author), Houtman, I.L.D. (author), Anema, H. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author)
public lecture 2016
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Coenen, P. (author), Mathiassen, S.E. (author), Kingma, I. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), van Dieën, J.H. (author)
Objectives: Exposure-outcome studies, for instance on work-related low-back pain (LBP), often classify workers into groups for which exposures are estimated from measurements on a sample of workers within or outside the specific study. The present study investigated the influence on bias and power in exposure-outcome associations of the sizes of...
article 2015
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Wiezer, N. (author)
public lecture 2015
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Coenen, P. (author), Kingma, I. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), van Dieën, J.H. (author)
The trade-off between feasibility and accuracy of measurements of physical exposure at the workplace has often been discussed, but is unsufficiently understood. We therefore explored the effect of two low-back loading measurement tools with different accuracies on exposure estimates and their associations with low-back pain (LBP). Low-back...
article 2015
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van den Heuvel, S. (author), de Wind, A. (author)
bookPart 2015
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van den Heuvel, S. (author), de Wind, A. (author), Beudeker, D.A. (author), Oude Mulders, J. (author)
book 2015
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de Korte, E.M. (author)
public lecture 2015
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Andersen, L.L. (author), Proper, K.I. (author), Punnert, L. (author), Wynne, R. (author), Persson, R. (author), Wiezer, N.M. (author)
For most humans work is an important fact of life and something that is necessary for survival and individual wellbeing. However, the circumstances under which we work may vary considerably and are, in part, contingent on geographical location, governmental regulations, design of social welfare systems, production systems, and human resource...
article 2015
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van den Heuvel, S. (author), de Wind, A. (author)
In general, the relation between health and employment participation has been studied extensively. The predominant conclusion is that poor health is one of the most predictive determinant for exit from work. Partially, this conclusion is obvious as one of the main exit routes is disability pension and health problems are a requirement for...
book 2015
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Gallis, R. (author), Zwetsloot, G.I.J.M. (author)
High Reliability Organizations (HRO’s) are organizations that constantly face serious and complex (safety) risks yet succeed in realising an excellent safety performance. In such situations acceptable levels of safety cannot be achieved by traditional safety management only. HRO’s manage safety risks in a specific way, supported by an associated...
other 2014
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