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Project Horizon video

Fatigue is commonly described as a state of physical and/or mental exhaustion that can be caused by a wide range of factors, including long hours, shift work, inadequate rest and international travel. It can result in a progressive decline in alertness and performance, a loss of energy and slowed movements and reactions. Project Horizon is a European research study that brought together 11 academic institutions and shipping industry organisations with the agreed aim of delivering empirical data to provide a better understanding of the way in which watchkeeping patterns can affect the sleepiness ... [more]

Project Horizon - A wake-up call

Fatigue is commonly described as a state of physical and/or mental exhaustion that can be caused by a wide range of factors, including long hours, shift work, inadequate rest and international travel. It can result in a progressive decline in alertness and performance, a loss of energy and slowed movements and reactions.

Project Horizon is a European research study that brought together 11 academic institutions and shipping industry organisations with the agreed aim of delivering empirical data to provide a better understanding of the way in which watchkeeping patterns can affect the sleepiness ... [more]
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