Audit of psychosocial risk management systems: between tacit knowledge and standardization

Anne Helbo Jespersen, Peter Hasle, Pernille Hohnen, Christian Uhrenholdt Madsen

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organizations on how to manage risks. Internal and external audits of compliance with the
standard are key elements. Auditors should be competent to carry out the task and be
familiar with risks of the areas they are auditing. The competences and practice of internal
auditors have been studied in two Danish municipalities. The results show that auditors
have a varied background and a limited knowledge about psychosocial risks. They have
difficulties in carrying out audits and the results are mainly influenced by personal
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings : 11th International Symposium on Human Factors in Organisational Design and Management (ODAM) & 46th Annual Nordic Ergonomics Society (NES) Conference
EditorsOle Broberg, Nils Fallentin, Peter Hasle, Per Langaa Jensen, Anders Kabel, Mette Larsen, Tina Weller
Place of PublicationCopenhagen
PublisherInternational Energy Agency, IEA
Publication date2014
ISBN (Electronic)978-87-93130-13-5
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event11th International Symposium on Human Factors in Organizational Design and Management (ODAM): Ergonomic Challenges in the New Economy - DGI-Byen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Duration: 17 Aug 201420 Aug 2014
Conference number: 11


Conference11th International Symposium on Human Factors in Organizational Design and Management (ODAM)
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