Research Updates

Assessing workplace productivity losses. Questioning the questionnaires

Hannah Bourne

When looking at the factors which impact upon workplace productivity, we also need to look at the studies that assessed them.

Take Home Messages: Surveys such as the Work Productivity Short Inventory (WPSI) and the Work Limitations Questionnaire (WLQ) may provide an effective means of assessing workplace productivity losses.  Why the research matters: There is increasing evidence to suggest that the health of workers has a significant impact on workplace productivity.  But in order to assess the impact of health on productivity, appropriate data ...

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