Work design and management in the manufacturing sector: development and validation of the Work Organisation Assessment Questionnaire.

@article{Griffiths2006WorkDA,
  title={Work design and management in the manufacturing sector: development and validation of the Work Organisation Assessment Questionnaire.},
  author={Amanda Griffiths and Thomas W. Cox and Myrto Karanika and Saeed Uz Zaman Khan and Jos{\'e} Manuel Tom{\'a}s},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={63 10},
  pages={669-75}
}
OBJECTIVES To examine the factor structure, reliability, and validity of a new context-specific questionnaire for the assessment of work and organisational factors. The Work Organisation Assessment Questionnaire (WOAQ) was developed as part of a risk assessment and risk reduction methodology for hazards inherent in the design and management of work in the manufacturing sector. METHOD Two studies were conducted. Data were collected from 524 white- and blue-collar employees from a range of… CONTINUE READING