Concerns are mounting about the mental health of the shipping industry employees at sea amid the Covid-19 pandemic.Concerns are mounting about the mental health of the shipping industry employees at sea amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Concerns are mounting about the mental health of the shipping industry employees at sea amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Mental health of ships’ crews at risk as they are stuck at sea for months because of coronavirus pandemic

  • Some 1.2 million seafarers keeping nations supplied with food and medical goods do not qualify as key workers, which would exempt them from health restrictions
  • Crews have been at sea continuously for up to a year, with shipowners unable to organise crew changes and ports denying sailors even a few hours of shore leave

Topic |   Wellness
Concerns are mounting about the mental health of the shipping industry employees at sea amid the Covid-19 pandemic.Concerns are mounting about the mental health of the shipping industry employees at sea amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Concerns are mounting about the mental health of the shipping industry employees at sea amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
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