Factors of Job Situation among Professional Drivers 1988

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Institut für Verkehrssicherheit an der Hochschule für Verkehrswesen, Dresden
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer Verkehrssicherheit an der Hochschule fuer Verkehrswesen, Dresden (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Occupation, Profession
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Working conditions
    • Labour relations/conflict
    • Employment
  • Abstract

    Influence factors on safety-conscious behavior in traffic among professional drivers. Topics: Work satisfaction; satisfaction with working conditions; changes of working conditions in the last 5 years; reasons for choice of occupation (scale); motives for striving for high work achievement (scale); technical equipment and age of vehicle; vehicle type; proportion of driving in total working hours; kilometers driven; shift work; the route to work; achievement pressure; cooperation with other colleagues; size of immediate work collective; extent to which informed about events in the company; relationship of leader and collective; communication opportunities with colleagues; recognition of efforts for safety in traffic by management; importance of communication with colleagues; events of the collective in leisure time; participation in company decisions; causes of accidents (scale); influence factors on personal conduct in traffic; overtime; occupation characteristics; employment of partner; prospects for the future; effects of occupational stress on family; size of residence; number of traffic accidents and records of traffic offenses; length of work as driver; social functions at work; satisfaction with employment in the current company; occupation of parents.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-11
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Berlin
Sampled Universe
Sample of professional drivers with different occupation profiles from the Kombinat Auto Trans Berlin.
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 732
    Number of Variables: 123
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6354 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Kühne, M.: Soziologische Untersuchung zu ausgewählten Einflußfaktoren der Arbeitssituation auf das sicherheitsgerechte Verhalten bei Berufskraftfahrern. Dissertation. Fakultät für Gesellschaftswissenschaften des Wissenschaftlichen Rates der Hochschule für Verkehrswesen. Dresden 1990.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22