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BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7089.3a (Published 26 April 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:S3a-7089

Long working hours and job insecurity are leading to stress and depression … among Barclays bank managers. According to a survey by the trade union that represents two thirds of the bank's staff-UNiFI-39% of managers were working 50 or more hours each week: 67 claimed that they were depressed and 20% had had treatment for a stress related illness in the past two years. Report in the Health and Safety Bulletin 256, London: Eclipse Group Limited, 1997.

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