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Making Shiftwork Tolerable

1st Edition

By T H Monk, S. Folkard

CRC Press

94 pages

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Description

This text guides the reader through the many forms of shiftwork, adopting a broad definition as being any regularly-taken employment outside the "day working window" 06.00 to 18.00. The experiences of shiftworkers are described, along with those

Table of Contents

Sleep and the biological clock; social challenges to the shift worker; stress and strain; health consequences; performance and safety consequences; inter-individual differences; coping strategies for the worker; strategies for the employer.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC007000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Electrical
TEC017000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety