Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/223977
DC FieldValue
dc.titleBUILDING THE NEW NORMAL: A PANDEMIC-SAFE ENVIRONMENT AT THE WORKPLACE
dc.contributor.authorYAP YI TONG EUNICE
dc.date.accessioned2021-04-27T09:24:59Z
dc.date.accessioned2022-04-22T20:47:31Z
dc.date.available2021-06-14
dc.date.available2022-04-22T20:47:31Z
dc.date.issued2021-04-27
dc.identifier.citationYAP YI TONG EUNICE (2021-04-27). BUILDING THE NEW NORMAL: A PANDEMIC-SAFE ENVIRONMENT AT THE WORKPLACE. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
dc.identifier.urihttps://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/223977
dc.description.abstractThe COVID-19 has resulted in over 110 million and 2.45 million deaths globally. The introduction of social distancing, self-isolation and travel restrictions could be a catalyst for the new norm at the workplace, forcing the majority of the employees to shift to remote working during the pandemic. This paper aims to investigate the factors affecting an employee’s attitudinal change towards returning to the physical workplace. This is crucial in creating a pandemic-safe workplace for employees in the future as the global community navigate this crisis towards recovery and reopening. A mixed-method of an online survey and a semi-structured interview was conducted. With an in-depth analysis, the Safe@Work prototype was developed to facilitate successful returning to the physical workplace in the post-COVID-19 era. Research findings suggested that the factors identified can significantly affect employee’s willingness in returning to the workplace. Fear of infection remained as one of the main concern in employees. Apart from ensuring safety and hygiene in future workplaces, proper communication with employees and adopting smart technology should be considered to better support employee’s well-being. The physical workplace remained essential as Singapore is gradually shifting towards recovery and re-opening, The demand for physical workplaces are likely to be re-ignited, further emphasizing the need to create a pandemic-safe workplace for all employees.
dc.language.isoen
dc.sourcehttps://lib.sde.nus.edu.sg/dspace/handle/sde/4969
dc.subject2020-2021
dc.subjectBuilding
dc.subjectBachelor's
dc.subjectBACHELOR OF SCIENCE (PROJECT AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT)
dc.subjectTham Kwok Wai
dc.subjectAttitudinal Change
dc.subjectCOVID-19
dc.subjectPandemic-safe Workplace
dc.subjectReturn to Work
dc.subjectSafety Measures
dc.subjectSingapore’s COVID Impact
dc.subjectWorking from Home
dc.typeDissertation
dc.contributor.departmentBUILDING
dc.contributor.supervisorTHAM KWOK WAI
dc.description.degreeBachelor's
dc.description.degreeconferredBACHELOR OF SCIENCE (PROJECT AND FACILITIES MANAGEMENT)
dc.embargo.terms2021-06-14
Appears in Collections:Bachelor's Theses

Show simple item record
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormatAccess SettingsVersion 
Yap Yi Tong, Eunice 2020-2021_ Dissertation.pdfDissertation2.67 MBAdobe PDF

RESTRICTED

NoneLog In

Google ScholarTM

Check


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.