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Stress level and its influencing factors among employees in a plastic manufacturing and the implication towards work performance

Yahaya, Azizi and Yahaya, Noordin and Bon, Abdul Talib and Ismail, Sharifuddin and Tan, Chui Ing (2011) Stress level and its influencing factors among employees in a plastic manufacturing and the implication towards work performance. Elixir Psychology (41). pp. 5923-5941. ISSN 2229-712X

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Abstract

Stress has been viewed as an inevitable consequence of work life. A worker will fell stress when his or her does not match their job requirements. Work stress come from a variety of sources and it can affect people in different ways. In the report The Scale of Occupational Stress (Smith et al., 2000 in Jeremy, 2005) it was estimated that there were 5 million workers suffering the high level of stress at work. The study shows the important outcomes that approximately one in five workers reported stress arising from work. There were cause by excessive workloads or lack of managerial support, ill health and back pain, together with certain health related activities such as smoking and alcohol intake.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Stress, Factors, Employees, Manufacturing, Work performance
Subjects:L Education > L Education (General)
Divisions:Education
ID Code:20042
Deposited By: Assoc. Prof Dr Azizi Yahaya
Deposited On:21 Dec 2011 00:17
Last Modified:31 Dec 2013 01:24

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