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Odd Working Hours Playing On The Health Of Airport & Aircraft Handling Staff.
by Pooja Rao - Thursday, 25 June 2015, 12:36 PM

The Graveyard Shift as it is known across the world --- cascading into the wee hours of the night shift often stretching from minimum 10 to 12 hours at a stretch at the airports to align with the time difference of the West, attending to late night flight arrivals & early morning departures in various job profiles of airline &airport staffers in our country-India has affected the health of many persons working in these professions. 

Besides career aspirations & the lure for earning has landed many persons into these drastically health affecting professions.The occupational health related problems range from insomnia,digestive disorders,undue stress,mood swings,work-life imbalance,ear disorders due to occupational hazards besides ergonomic deficiencies & more...These health related issues need to be addressed with immediate concern and urgency