TAS: Mental Stress a Headache for Tasmanian Workplaces

Reported by Julia | 26 Oct, 2010

Mental stress has been identified as one of the primary causes of workplace injuries in Tasmania, a State official reveals. David O’Byrne, Tasmania’s Minister for Workplace Relations, said that of the 9,273 injuries reported in 2009, 372 were caused by mental stress. “On a national level, statistics show that more than three million people in …