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Oeij, P.R.A. (author), de Vroome, E.M.M. (author), Bolland, A. (author), Gründemann, R.W.M. (author), van Teeffelen, L. (author)
From 2009 to 2013 a workplace innovation project was carried out in a particular region in the Netherlands in order to strengthen the workplace innovation capability of SMEs (My Enterprise 2.0). First, in this study a summary is provided that reflects on the project’s major achievements. Second, the results of an evaluation research concerning...
conference paper 2014
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van Kampen, J. (author), van Guldener, V. (author), Gort, J. (author)
Chemical companies are looking for ways to gain insight into the level of safety in their company so that additional measures can be taken when necessary and the effectiveness of interventions can be measured. That said, measuring safety, health and the environment is not easy. The difficulty of knowing what will happen continues to be...
conference paper 2014
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Geraedts, A. (author), Wiezer, N.M. (author), Kleiboer, A. (author), Cuijpers, P. (author), van Mechelen, W. (author)
conference paper 2014
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Zwetsloot, G.I.J.M. (author), Bezemer, R.A. (author)
Main findings: The safety culture scores of the (petro)chemical companies and the refineries were all good or acceptable. In contrast, in the bulk storage and chemical warehousing/logistics sectors several companies scored the acceptable minimum or even below. Strengths and weaknesses of process safety culture were assessed for each company...
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Hollis, D. (author), Leka, S. (author), Jain, A. (author), Andreou, N.J.A. (author), Zwetsloot, G.I.J.M. (author)
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Preenen, P.T.Y. (author), Oeij, P.R.A. (author), Kraan, K.O. (author), Dhondt, S. (author)
Based on ‘Netherlands Employer Work Survey’(NEWS) data this paper investigates the consequences of workplace innovation for employee and organisational performance in The Netherlands. The NEWS is a unique, two-yearly held survey among 5.000 establishments of public and private organisations on policies and practices of Dutch employers,...
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Bezemer, R.A. (author), Bos, E.W. (author)
Medical residents are in a vulnerable position. While still in training, they are responsible for patient care. They have a dependent relation with their supervisor and low decision latitude. An intervention was developed to increase individual and system resilience, addressing burnout, patient safety, and intention to leave. A participative...
conference paper 2014
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van den Heuvel, S.G. (author), Geuskens, G. (author), Vergeer, R. (author), Treutlein, D. (author), de Weerd, M. (author), Dhondt, S. (author)
Session: 34. Health Impact Analysis II
conference paper 2013
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Meyer-Larsen, N. (author), Drupsteen, L. (author), Gräf, G. (author), Maier, L. (author), Müller, R. (author)
Risk management, which is the identification and analysis of risks and their mitigation, is increasingly becoming a crucial factor in the management of international intermodal supply chains. On the one hand, security risks are addressed, especially since the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001. Several laws, regulations, security procedures...
conference paper 2013
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Wiezer, N.M. (author), Bakhuys Roozeboom, M.M.C. (author), Oprins, E. (author)
Work-related stress is a large occupational risks in the Netherlands but interventions to reduce this risk are not implemented in organizations. The characteristics of a serious game make it a useful training tool for managers to raise awareness on their role in stimulating work engagement and managing work-related stress. In this research...
conference paper 2013
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van Kampen, J. (author), van der Beek, B.D. (author), Groeneweg, J. (author)
Organisations are looking for ways to gain insight into the level of safety in their company so that additional measures can be taken when necessary and the effectiveness of interventions can be measured. That said, measuring safety, health and the environment is not easy. A survey among members of the NVVK (the Dutch Society for Safety Science)...
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Botter, J. (author), Burford, E.M. (author), Commissaris, D. (author), Könemann, R. (author), Mastrigt, S.H.V. (author), Ellegast, R.P. (author)
The aim of this research paper was to investigate the effect, both biomechanically and physiologically, of two dynamic workstations currently available on the commercial market. The dynamic workstations tested, namely the Treadmill Desk by LifeSpan and the LifeBalance Station by RightAngle, were compared to the more conventional seated and...
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Coenen, P. (author), Mathiassen, S.E. (author), Kingma, I. (author), Boot, C.R.L. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), van Dieen, J.H. (author)
Session: 14. Exposure Assessment II
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van den Heuvel, S.G. (author), Verbeek, J. (author), Nold, A. (author), Euler, U. (author), Fishta, A. (author)
Session: 28. Health Impact Analysis Physical Factors.
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Burford, E.M. (author), Botter, J. (author), Commissaris, D. (author), Könemann, R. (author), Hiemstra-Van Mastrigt, S. (author), Ellegast, R.P. (author)
The effect of different workstations, conventional and dynamic, on different types of performance measures for several different office and computer based task was investigated in this research paper. The two dynamic workstations assessed were the Lifespan Treadmill Desk and the RightAngle LifeBalance Station, and the two conventional...
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Koldijk, S.J. (author)
Motivation – Developing a computer tool that improves well-being at work. Research approach – We collect unobtrusive sensor data and apply pattern recognition approaches to infer the context and stress level of the user. We will develop a coaching tool based upon this information and evaluate its effectiveness in user studies . Findings/Design –...
conference paper 2012
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Davis, K.G. (author), Marras, W.S. (author), Punnett, L. (author), Winkelstein, B. (author), Blatter, B. (author)
The purpose of the panel will be to discuss briefly the current knowledge of factors relating to musculoskeletal disorders in four main areas: biomechanics, psychosocial, individual characteristics, and pain sensation. The main discussion of the panel will have panelist challenge musculoskeletal disorder researchers to focus on new directions...
conference paper 2012
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Koldijk, S.J. (author), van Staalduinen, M. (author), Neerincx, M.A. (author), Kraaij, W. (author)
Motivation – Supporting knowledge workers in their self-management by providing them overviews of performed tasks. Research approach – Computer interaction data of knowledge workers was logged during their work. For each user different classifiers were trained and compared on their performance on recognizing 12 specified tasks. Findings/Design –...
conference paper 2012
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Oeij, P.R.A. (author), de Looze, M.P. (author), ten Have, K. (author), van Rhijn, J.W. (author), de Graaf, B. (author)
conference paper 2012
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Oprins, E.A.P.B. (author), Korteling, J.E. (author)
We investigated the transfer of training of a stand-alone educational serious game supported with automated feedback and instruction compared to conventional on-the-job training (OJT). If transfer of training is sufficiently high, these types of games could reduce time-consuming and expensive OJT saving instructional personnel. In a case study...
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