Working atmosphere

Headache, nausea, skin irritation, runny nose bugged some of us ... just at work: it is necessary to leave the office, ailments disappear.

Working atmosphere

Headache, nausea, skin irritation, runny nose bugged some of us ... just at work: it is necessary to leave the office, ailments disappear. Similar phenomena are often linked to the quality of the internal environment of buildings and called "syndrome patients premises."

With this definition does not agree to British scientists. they investigated the working conditions of civil servants under the direction of architect Alexi Marmot (Alexi Marmot) and epidemiologist Sir Michael Marmot (Sir Michael Marmot) from University College London (UK) interviewed 4052 people working in 44 buildings. Simultaneously evaluated Improvement (noise level, illumination, humidity, air quality). It turned out that on the staff health mainly affects not physical and psychosocial environment (excessive demands, stress and other factors).

The more social support and the ability to control their work environment, the better we feel. So, after hearing complaints about poor slave quarters, management should think about how to organize work and what kind of atmosphere prevails in the office.