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