Stress at Workplace – Research Methodology
Some functions of stress and here are some recent definitions of work-related stress: “Job stress can be defined as the harmful physical and emotional responses that occur when the requirements of the job do not match the capabilities, resources, or needs of the worker. Job stress can lead to poor health and even injury. ” [Stress at work (United States National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, 1999. In order to carry out Its functions, the Election Commission has formulated the following strategies: ) To identify and collect data and information on newly developed areas to ensure a fair representation of voters in each constituency.
It) To promote public awareness on the importance of registering as an elector. Iii) To promote awareness amongst the electors on the importance of voting during both the general and by-elections. Lb) To undertake a systematic and continuous education programmer to Increase public awareness on the rights and responsibilities of the citizens during elections and to safe-guard parliamentary democracy. Problem Statement At the Election Commission of Malaysia (Headquarters, Pituitary) the causes of stress emanate from the amount of workload, lack of associated with health, In-conducive working environment (noise, temperature, space of working cubicles) and stress due to financial problems. 3. General Objectives This research Investigates the causes and Impacts of stress at the workplace and to suggest measures and actions to mitigate and reduce the level of stress.This research serves three main purposes which are: ) to identify the causes of stress at the workplace; II) to identify the effects and Impacts of stress at the workplace to the staff; I) to provide a generic definition of stress at the workplace; it) to identify the types of stress available/occurring at the workplace; iii) to identify the reasons of stress due to financial problem; 5.
Research Questions I) Why do stress happen at the workplace? It) What are the sources and causes of stress at the workplace? The effects and impacts of stress on the staff? 6.Significance of Study iii) What are ) The findings of this study will assist the Election Commission of Malaysia in identifying the availability and occurrences of stress at the workplace. 2) The study is intended in suggesting measures and remedy in mitigating the level of stress occurring at the Election Commission of Malaysia. 7. Limitations of study This study has been conducted at the Election Commission of Malaysia Headquarters which is in Pituitary. The research conclusions consider the relevance of the findings to be in practical and applicable to all of Acme’s State Election Offices.