Preventing construction worker injury incidents through the management of personal stress and organizational stressors.

@article{Leung2012PreventingCW,
  title={Preventing construction worker injury incidents through the management of personal stress and organizational stressors.},
  author={Mei-yung Leung and Isabelle Yee Shan Chan and Jingyu Yu},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  year={2012},
  volume={48},
  pages={156-66}
}
Construction workers (CWs) are positioned at the lowest level of an organization and thus have limited control over their work. For this reason, they are often deprived of their due rewards and training or sometimes are even compelled to focus on production at the expense of their own safety. These organizational stressors not only cause the CWs stress but also impair their safety behaviors. The impairment of safety behaviors is the major cause of CW injury incidents. Hence, to prevent injury… CONTINUE READING

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