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Keeping seafarers' mental health shipshape

Study finds psychological disorders are increasing among serving seafarers, yet more than half of employers have not really done anything about mental health for a decade

LONG working hours, isolation and extended periods away from home put seafarers at risk of poor mental health, according to new research by a team from the UK's Cardiff University.

The knee-jerk reaction is to say they have always worked long hours and trips are generally shorter than...

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