Tag: "Shift Work"


Diabetes in the Workplace

  Over the past few years more workers are affected by Diabetes and there has been a significant increase in the number of workers who have been diagnosed with Diabetes Type 2 .    


Healthy Temperature for Shift Workers

Find the healthy temperature for shift work where employees are functioning around the clock. While some 24-hour operations have little control over the temperature, for many other operations the battle over the thermostat can become a cause for disagreement and in some cases distress. 


Shift Work – Tips on How to Manage It!

This information bulletin has been produced for workers on nightshift by WorkSafe NT. Understanding the difference shift work makes to the way the body functions can help adjust to a different pattern of life. Why is shift work different from day work?  The basic problem with shift work is having to work at times the […]


Fatigue at Work

One of our Safety Concepts Readers, Derek – a Safety Advisor in the Construction Industry requested some tips and remedies for fatigue and sleep deprivation.

Firstly, let’s look at sleep …