Workplace Fatigue - Part Three
Posted on 17/02/2017
Think you can tell when someone is tired? It’s not always as easy as spotting the excessive yawning and dark under eye circles. Other symptoms include mood swings, headaches, blurred vision as well as the perceivable increased lateness/early leaving and unplanned absences.
Workplace Fatigue - Part Two
Posted on 15/02/2017
Many people already intuitively know that they are not operating at their best when they haven’t had a good night’s sleep. However new research indicates something that not everyone may realise; being awake for just 17 hours is the equivalent of having a blood alcohol level of 0.05, the legal limit for blood alcohol levels to drive a car in Australia.
Workplace Fatigue - Part One
Posted on 13/02/2017
Fatigue negatively impacts on employees’ health, increases their chances of sustaining avoidable workplace injuries, and reduces performance. It also impairs workers’ cognition, hampering things like decision making, emotion control and memory.