Thursday, September 9, 2021
Suicide Awareness
Accidents

Suicides Aboard Ships Are Rising At An Unprecedented Rate

Suicides aboard ships are rising at an unprecedented rate. Are we doing enough to help mariners in mental distress at sea?

September 9, 2021
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Monday, September 6, 2021
ship's bridge
Shipping

Persistent Bullies Should Be Removed from Ships

A zero-tolerance approach to bullying should be in place on all vessels, with abusive crew members removed from the ship if they repeatedly harass a colleague, according to some mental...

September 6, 2021
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Thursday, March 11, 2021
ship's bridge
Shipping

Mental Health Issues On the Rise Among Seafarers

Mental health problems among seafarers are getting worse, not better, with an industry report citing an increase in requests for counseling support from ships’ Masters. Asian crew members top the...

March 11, 2021
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Tuesday, November 19, 2019
ship navigation bridge
Maritime News

Yale Study Links High Levels of Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal Thoughts Among Seafarers

Nobody said that life at sea was supposed to be easy, but a new study by Yale University has identified worrying levels of depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts among seafarers....

November 19, 2019
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