A Management Approach of the Construction Accidents Based on Assessing the Job Stress of Korean and Foreign Construction Laborers
내외국인 건설 근로자의 직무 스트레스 평가를 통한 건설재해 관리 방안

Kyeong Hwan Jeong, Gwang-Hee Kim, Yoonseok Shin
2014 Journal of the Korean Society of Safety  
Each year, it seems inevitable that major accidents will occur on construction sites. Industrial accidents, sometimes involving foreign laborers, have been constantly increasing. Construction laborers have higher hazard rates and higher work intensity than other industries, which means that they experience more job stress, as a result of the subcontracting structure. Therefore, this study performed an influence factor analysis on job stress and its relevance to industrial accidents involving
more » ... idents involving Korean and foreign construction laborers, and proposed its effectiveness with the job stress and construction accident management measures based on the results of those. A questionnaire to measure job stress was performed targeting Korean and foreign laborers, and the results were analyzed. The results of this study can be utilized as important reference materials in efforts to reduce the job stress of foreign laborers on construction sites, and can be expected to contribute to preventing construction accidents related to job stress in the future.
doi:10.14346/jkosos.2014.29.5.088 fatcat:yzydej7cijh2rmheau7bnd2u2u