Yannick Arnold Metzler
University of Duisburg-Essen
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#1Yannick Arnold Metzler (University of Duisburg-Essen)H-Index: 1
Last.Silja Bellingrath (University of Duisburg-Essen)H-Index: 17
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Abstract Psychosocial risk assessment is becoming increasingly important for research and occupational health and safety due to legislative amendments obliging employers to implement psychosocial work factors into general risk assessment. While various sources provide guidance on hazard identification, statistically assessing the risk probability of psychosocial hazards remains poorly understood. In the current study, we investigate the risk potential of psychosocial hazards using the German Cop...
#1Yannick Arnold Metzler (University of Duisburg-Essen)H-Index: 1
#2Silja Bellingrath (University of Duisburg-Essen)H-Index: 17
The European steel industry’s workforce is highly heterogeneous and consists of various occupational groups, presumably facing different psychosocial stressors. The few existing studies on the subject mainly focussed on physical constraints of blue-collar workers, whereas the supposable psychosocial workload received only little research attention. This is remarkable considering the challenges associated with statutory required risk assessment of psychosocial hazards. Valid measures of hazard an...