The impact of lean production and related new systems of work organization on worker health.

@article{Landsbergis1999TheIO,
  title={The impact of lean production and related new systems of work organization on worker health.},
  author={Paul Landsbergis and Janet B Cahill and Peter L. Schnall},
  journal={Journal of occupational health psychology},
  year={1999},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={108-30}
}
New systems of work organization, such as lean production and total quality management, have been introduced by employers throughout the industrialized world to improve productivity, quality, and profitability. However, few studies have examined the impact of such systems on occupational injuries or illnesses or on job characteristics related to job strain, which has been linked to hypertension and cardiovascular disease. The studies reviewed provide little evidence to support the hypothesis… CONTINUE READING
52 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 52 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…