publication . Article . 2016

The Effects of Heat Stress on Job Satisfaction, Job Performance and Occupational Stress in Casting Workers

Dehghan; Mobinyzadeh; Habibi;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2016 Journal: Jundishapur Journal of Health Sciences, volume 8 (issn: 2252-021X, eissn: 2252-0627, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Kowsar Medical Institute
Abstract
Background Job satisfaction, job performance, job stress and heat stress affect the productivity of workers. Objectives This research aimed to study the relationship between heat stress indices with job satisfaction, job performance and job stress in casting workers. Patients and Methods This descriptive-analytical cross sectional survey was performed during summer 2013 on one hundred casting workers. Data were collected by questionnaires of occupational stress, job satisfaction and job performance. Heat stress was measured by the Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT) and Heat Strain Score Index (HSSI) questionnaire. The data were analyzed using correlation coeffici...
Subjects
free text keywords: Statistics, Occupational stress, Job stress, Job performance, Heat stress, Statistical correlation, Wet-bulb globe temperature, Negative correlation, Nursing, Job satisfaction, Medicine, business.industry, business, Medicine (General), R5-920
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publication . Article . 2016

The Effects of Heat Stress on Job Satisfaction, Job Performance and Occupational Stress in Casting Workers

Dehghan; Mobinyzadeh; Habibi;