(41 - 60 of 1,611)

Pages

document
Kompier, M. (author), Ybema, J.F. (author), Janssen, J. (author), Taris, T. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Objectives: The aim of this study was to enhance (i) insight in the relationship between different types of employment contract and the quality of working life, health and well-being, and (ii) our causal understanding of these relationships by comparing employees whose contract type changes across time. Methods: Analyses were based on a two-year...
article 2009
document
van Dalen, E.J. (author), Pikkemaat, N. (author), Peltzer, F. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
other 2009
document
Buijs, P.C. (author), Lambeek, L.C. (author), Koppenrade, V. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), Anema, J.R. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Introduction: Workers with chronic low back pain (LBP) mean a heavy human and social-economic burden. Their medical histories often include different treatments without attention to work-relatedness or communication with occupational health providers, leaving them passive and medicalized in (outpatient) health care. So we developed and...
article 2009
document
Bockstael, W. (author), Oeij, P. (author), Vaas, F. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
public lecture 2009
document
Koningsveld, E.A.P. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Ergonomists offer services to organizations. The goal of their work is to provide safety and health at work in combination with a sound human performance. However, the impact of ergonomics efforts is not always as good as ergonomists and human factors specialists want. This chapter aims to support these specialists in their work. Starting with...
bookPart 2009
document
Steijger, N. (author), Drupsteen, L. (author), Groeneweg, J. (author), van Kampen, J. (author), Zwetsloot, G. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
public lecture 2009
document
Clignett, L. (author), Gort, J. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
public lecture 2009
document
Vos, F. (author), Heijnis, A. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
We moeten met z’n allen langer gaan werken. Dat betekent dat we oudere werknemers langer fit en vitaal aan het werk moeten houden. Hoe doorloopt u dat proces? Een case bij Agentschap Rijkswaterstaat.
article 2009
document
Klein Hesselink, J. (author)
The aim is to obtain a fuller insight into differences in working time across the European Union and into developments in average hours worked both in total and by specific sections of the work force in the Netherlands over the preceding years. The general concern is to investigate the factors underlying the changes that are observed in the...
report 2009
document
Vink, P. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
public lecture 2009
document
Groenesteijn, L. (author), Blok, M. (author), Formanoy, M. (author), de Korte, E. (author), Vink, P. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
In this study two seats were used by workers having shared and workers having owned work spaces. 51 subjects (22 female, 29 male) participated in a six week experiment in a naturalistic setting. The chairs were different with respect to adjustability options, design of controls and external design. Most of the subjects adjusted the office chairs...
conference paper 2009
document
Hooftman, W. (author)
Long-term work absence is an issue of concern among employers and employees in the Netherlands. Disparities between occupations in terms of sick leave cannot be explained by differences in the characteristics of the workers, the job, the company or the working conditions. After adjusting for these factors, occupation remains an independent...
report 2009
document
Kuijt-Evers, L.F.M. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Is artisans' comfort in using hand tools a necessity or a luxury? Ergonomically well-designed hand tools, which provide comfort to the user, decrease the risk of occupational health problems and increase the job performance. Therefore, it is not a luxury, but rather a necessity that hand tools be designed with a focus on comfort, and that...
bookPart 2009
document
Kwantes, J.H. (author), Houtman, I.L.D. (author), Klein Hesselink, J. (author)
In the Netherlands, the information, consultation and participation of workers concerning health and safety in SMEs is scarce. In addition to this, the expertise available to management on OSH issues in SMEs is less compared to larger firms.
report 2010
document
Preenen, P.T.Y. (author)
Job challenge is highly relevant for employees and their organizations. Despite the growing amount of research on job challenge, many issues concerning the conceptualization, antecedents, processes, and outcomes of job challenge remain to be examined. This dissertation comprises five empirical chapters with seven studies employing multiple...
doctoral thesis 2010
document
De Werkgevers Enquête Arbeid (WEA) is een regelmatig terugkerend vragenlijstonderzoek onder bedrijven en instellingen. Het onderzoek wordt uitgevoerd door TNO in samenwerking met het Ministerie van Sociale Zaken en Werkgelegenheid en Stratus BV. De volgende thema’s komen aan de orde: Algemene kenmerken van de organisatie, Arbeidsomstandigheden...
other 2010
document
van der Valk, T. (author), Gijsbers, G. (author), TNO Industrie en Techniek (author)
The utilization of social network analysis (SNA) in policy development and evaluation is still very limited. The aim of this paper is to identify research themes in innovation that may benefit from the application of SNA, and to examine implications for management and policy that are derived from this application in the academic literature....
article 2010
document
Groenesteijn, L. (author), Formanoy, M. (author), Blok, M. (author), de Korte, E. (author)
article 2010
document
Smit, A. (author), Wevers, C. (author), Kooij-de Bode, H. (author), van der Wolk, J. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
We laten zien dat er, ondanks harde concurrentieverhoudingen, ondernemers zijn die willen investeren in personeel dat niet onmiddellijk maximaal inzetbaar is. Afhankelijk van hun aanpak blijkt het goed mogelijk om relatief veel mensen met een afstand tot de arbeidsmarkt in te zetten op schoonmaaklocaties. Bovendien kan de inzet van doelgroepen...
report 2010
document
Arentsen, D. (author), van Beek, P.C. (author), Gallis, H.R. (author), van der Vorm, J.K.J. (author), Voshol, P. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
book 2010
(41 - 60 of 1,611)

Pages