Journeys cause the most stress

first_imgJourneys cause the most stressOn 1 Dec 2000 in Personnel Today Old technology causes more stress than new technology, according to a majorreport by the International Stress Management Association. The report found that 19th century machines, such as trains and cars, werethe big culprits, especially during recent transport problems. Only 20 per cent of respondents said new technology caused informationoverload and stress, and 52 per cent strongly disagreed with that suggestion. Commuting to work was considered more stressful than anything else by 45 percent of respondents. Carole Spiers, OH consultant and chair of the NationalStress Awareness Day committee, said the occupational health damage caused bylong journeys to work had been underestimated. Comments are closed. Related posts:No related photos. Previous Article Next Articlelast_img read more