Causes of work-related stress

  • In the workplace stress can also be caused by:

    • The demands of the job
    • If you feel you lack the skills to do your work properly
    • How work is organised
    • If there is conflict or ambiguity in your role
    • Social relationships and communication
    • The physical working environment
    • If there are conflicting demands at work and home with little practical support
    • Job security and change