Psychosocial factors at work and sickness absence: results from the French national SUMER survey.

@article{Lesuffleur2014PsychosocialFA,
  title={Psychosocial factors at work and sickness absence: results from the French national SUMER survey.},
  author={Thomas Lesuffleur and J F Chastang and Nicolas Sandret and Isabelle Niedhammer},
  journal={American journal of industrial medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={695-708}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aims at exploring the associations between psychosocial work factors and sickness absence. METHODS The sample from the French National Survey SUMER 2010 included 46,962 employees. Sickness absence spells and days within the last year were studied as two outcomes. Psychosocial work factors included psychological demands, decision latitude, social support, reward, working time, and workplace violence variables. Covariates were age, occupation, economic activity, and other… CONTINUE READING