Psychological safety of workers of Diamond mining industry in the Far North

Theme 5. Other
Session Name 5.9 Work in the Arctic
Location IT106
Presentation Type Poster
Presenter Egor Pryalukhin
Author(s) Egor Pryalukhin (Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M. V. Lomonosov, Institute of psychology and pedagogics, Department of psychology), Yana Korneeva (Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M. V. Lomonosov, Institute of psychology and pedagogics, Department of psychology)
Abstract text

The reported study was funded by RFBR according to the research project № 18-013-00623.


Psychological safety of workers of Diamond mining industry in the Far North


Diamond mining industry in the Far North is peculiar and difficult.The workers of Diamond mining industry are under severe climate conditions and industrial factors.Also they are isolated in groups.It affects physical and psychological human state harmfully that proves the topicality of studying psychological safety of workers of this kind of industry.The problems of psychological safety of Diamond mining industry workers in the Far North have not been studied properly, that causes the topicality of this research work.The aim of the research is to study the peculiarities of psychological safety of specialists in different professional groups of Diamond mining industry in the Utmost North.The term of psychological safety denotes a psychic state of being able to control the complex of internal and external factors of human ergonomics system that causes activation of inner personal power for effective professional work at psychophysiological and psychological level.Using the theoretical analysis the components of psychological safety are considered to be dynamic states and psychic regulators of activity.In the research we have made the psychological analysis and worked out the classification of professions that are demanded by Diamond mining industry;have detected the personal danger of different professional situations and factors in every professional group.We have found out the differences in components of psychological safety of workers of Diamond mining industry in different professional groups in the Far North.