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Can work health and safety management systems address psychosocial risks?

Lauren Finestone

Using anonymous data in workplace risk assessments, taking the results seriously and having a systematic approach to managing them can help organisations deal with psychosocial risks.

We’re getting used to the idea that the ‘wicked’ nature of psychosocial risks makes them challenging to deal with, even as it becomes more important to manage them. It's not always easy for businesses to manage these challenges, even if they have systems in place to protect workers’ health and safety. The regular safety measures might not work as well for psychosocial risks as they do for physical hazards. A study in Den...

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Published 15 September, 2023