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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    Abstract

    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
    preferences.
    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
    Pages845-850
    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
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    Conference11th International Symposium on Human Factors in Organizational Design and Management (ODAM)
    Number11
    LocationDGI-Byen
    Country/TerritoryDenmark
    CityCopenhagen
    Period17/08/201420/08/2014
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