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Stouten, J.T.J. (author), Feron, V.J. (author), Beems, R.B. (author), Boleij, J.S.M. (author), Brokamp, J.J.A.M. (author), Heederik, D.J.J. (author), Henderson, P.T. (author), de Jong, G. (author), de Mik, G. (author), Molier-Bloot, J. (author), Noordam, P.C. (author), Roelfzema, H. (author), Smid, T. (author), Swaen, G.M.H. (author), Verschuuren, H.G. (author), Wibowo, A.A.E. (author), de Wit, F. (author), Bouwman, C.A. (author), van der Burght, A.S.A.M. (author), Gezondheidsorganisatie TNO Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Geneeskunde TNO (author)
book 1997
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Wiethoff, M. (author), Meulenbroek, T. (author), Stafleu, H. (author), van Boxtel, R. (author), TNO Bouw en Ondergrond (author)
bookPart 2006
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Copsey, N. (author), Drupsteen, L. (author), van Kampen, J. (author), Kuijt-Evers, L. (author), Schmitz-Felten, E. (author), Verjans, M. (author)
This review presents reports of work-related road transport accidents, near misses, and other effects relating to ill health that give details concerning the causes and effects of the accidents. The main focus of the report is on road transport activities that take place on the public highway; however light deliveries are included, as well as...
report 2010
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Verweij, L.M. (author), Coffeng, J. (author), van Mechelen, W. (author), Proper, K.I. (author)
This meta-analytic review critically examines the effectiveness of workplace interventions targeting physical activity, dietary behaviour or both on weight outcomes. Data could be extracted from 22 studies published between 1980 and November 2009 for meta-analyses. The GRADE approach was used to determine the level of evidence for each pooled...
article 2011
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Coenen, P. (author), Kingma, I. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), Douwes, M. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), van Dieën, J.H. (author)
Work-related musculoskeletal pain (MSP) risk assessments by trained observers are often used in ergonomic practice; however, the validity may be questionable. We investigated the predictive value of work-site MSP risk estimates in a prospective cohort study of 1745 workers. Trained observers estimated the risk of MSP (neck, shoulder or low-back...
article 2012
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van der Klauw, M. (author), Verheijden, M.W. (author), Slinger, J.D. (author)
report 2012
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Riediker, M. (author), Schubauer-Berigan, M.K. (author), Brouwer, D.H. (author), Nelissen, I. (author), Koppen, G. (author), Frijns, E. (author), Clark, K.A. (author), Hoeck, J. (author), Liou, S.H. (author), Ho, S.F. (author), Bergamaschi, E. (author), Gibson, R. (author)
Objective: Few epidemiological studies have addressed the health of workers exposed to novel manufactured nanomaterials. The small current workforces will necessitate pooling international cohorts. Method: A roadmap was defined for a globally harmonized framework for the careful choice of materials, exposure characterisation, identification of...
article 2012
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van den Bossche, S. (author), Dhondt, S. (author), van Genabeek, J. (author), Goudswaard, A. (author), Hooftman, W. (author), Houtman, I. (author), Klein Hesselink, J. (author), de Korte, E. (author), Kraan, K. (author), Oeij, P. (author), Pot, F. (author), Smulders, P.G.W. (author), Vaas, F. (author), Wevers, C. (author), Willems, D. (author)
The nature of work is changing, not only in the Netherlands but throughout Europe. There is a growing demand for different types of products and services. These demands are influenced by technological developments and innovations, but also by globalization, which indicates the integration of national and regional economies. Under the influence...
report 2012
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Pot, F. (author), Dhondt, S. (author), de Korte, E. (author), Oeij, P. (author), Vaas, F. (author)
Social innovation of work and employment is a prerequisite to achieve the EU2020 objectives of smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. It covers labor market innovation on societal level and workplace innovation on organizational level. This chapter focuses on the latter. Workplace innovations are social both in their ends (quality of working...
bookPart 2012
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Wagenaar, A.F. (author), Kompier, M.A.J. (author), Houtman, I.L.D. (author), van den Bossche, S.N.J. (author), Taris, T.W. (author)
Objectives: Changes in employment contracts may impact the quality of working life, job insecurity, health and work-related attitudes. We examined the validity of two partly competing theoretical approaches. Based upon a segmentation approach, we expected no change in scores among stable trajectories, whereas upward trajectories were expected to...
article 2012
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Douwes, M. (author)
Lifting operations are inherent to many occupations in the construction industry. They can be performed manually or using lifting equipment. Both manual lifting and mechanical lifting operations can put construction workers at great risk of injury or health symptoms causing sick leave or disability. The costs of accidents and ill health related...
other 2013
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de Wind, A. (author), Geuskens, G.A. (author), Reeuwijk, K.G. (author), Westerman, M.J. (author), Ybema, J.F. (author), Burdorf, A. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author)
article 2013
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Wagenaar, A.F. (author)
Since the mid-1980s there has been a remarkable growth in the share of temporary workers across the European Union. To date, this employer-initiated trend to become more flexible and cost-effective has resulted in over 25 million European temporary workers. As temporary employment is often not desired by the employee, given the fact that most...
doctoral thesis 2013
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Strijk, J.E. (author), Wendel-Vos, G.C.W. (author), Hofstetter, H. (author), Hildebrandt, V.H. (author)
other 2013
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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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de Jong, T. (author), Bos, E. (author), Pawlowska-Cyprysiak, K. (author), Hildt-Ciupinska, K. (author), Malinska, M. (author), Nicolescu, G. (author), Trifu, A. (author)
This report gives an overview of the current and emerging OSH issues for health- and social care workers and how these affect their safety and health at work and influence the quality of care they provide. It combines a literature review and the responses received to a questionnaire sent to OSH experts in all Member States, therefore allowing...
book 2014
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Goudswaard, A. (author)
public lecture 2014
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Klein Hesselink, J. (author), Goudswaard, A. (author)
Working time concerns the hours of the day and the days of the week that work takes place. Most people have standard working hours between 0800 and 1800 on week days. But work also takes place at non-standard hours in the evening, at night and on weekends. Non-standard working times constitute an important part of the economy and society. Work...
other 2014
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van Scheppingen, A.R. (author), de Vroome, E.M.M. (author), ten Have, K.C.J.M. (author), Bos, E.H. (author), Zwetsloot, G.I.J.M. (author), van Mechelen, W. (author)
Objective: To examine the effectiveness of an organizational large-scale intervention applied to induce a health-promoting organizational change process. Design and Methods: A quasi-experimental, "as-treated" design was used. Regression analyses on data of employees of a Dutch dairy company (n =324) were used to examine the effects on bonding...
article 2014
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Douwes, M. (author), de Kraker, H. (author)
To support health and safety practitioners in their obligation of risk assessment the 'Hand Arm Risk Assessment Method' (HARM) was developed. This tool can be used by any type of company for risk assessment of developing arm, neck or shoulders symptoms (pain) resulting from light manual tasks.This paper describes the development of HARM1.0. A...
article 2014
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