Delivering Christmas

Most of our toys, gifts, and Christmas dinner ingredients will be delivered by seafarers this year, but much like Santa’s elves, most will miss out on the festivities due to the tough demands of the […]

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A mental health crisis

Causes of UK construction worker suicide rates mirrors that of seafarers, but industry and public responses differ In August, news broke of a surge in suicide attempts by construction workers at Hinkley Point nuclear power […]

A wake up call on mental health

During a ‘Wellness at Sea’ conference in March last year, held by the British Sailor’s Society, I was struck by the powerful presentations on the significance of the impact of mental health matters on shipboard […]