Archive of maritime welfare issue views, resources and news

Welcome to the Seafarers Happiness Index archive. Here we have an ever-growing library of information for you. Whether you are a seafarer looking to help your own mental wellbeing, or a shipping company seeking to develop good practice, this is the place.

What Seafarers Told Us Q3 2020

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Summing Up Q3 2020

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Cannot Access Centres Q3 2020

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The Connectivity Conundrum Q3 2020

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Making of a Punch Bag Q3 2020

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Social Dynamic to Meal Times Q3 2020

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Happy to Just Get Paid Q3 2020

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Shoreleave is No More Q3 2020

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People Still Need People Q3 2020

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Training Feels on Hold Q3 2020

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Head Down Tails Down Too Q3 2020

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General Happiness Rises Q3 2020

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The View Ashore Q3 2020

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Facing Fake News, Fears and Loneliness

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Q2 2020: Seafarers Are At Crisis Point

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Q2 2020: Key Quotes and Takeaways

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Welfare Facilities

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Contact With Family

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Health and Fitness

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Food Onboard

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Wages

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Shoreleave

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Interactions Onboard

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Q2 2020: How Happy Are You About Training?

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Q2 2020: How Happy are you about Workload?

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Q2 2020: How Happy are you Generally?

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Q2 2020: Response Demographics

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Q2 2020: A Seafarer Welfare Crisis

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Q1 2020: Ports In Lockdown

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Q1 2020: No Feeling Like Calling Home

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Q1 2020: Exercise Can be Good, Bad or Ugly

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Q1 2020: A Good Meal More Important Than Ever

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Q1 2020: Wages Still a Concern

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Q1 2020: The End of Shoreleave

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Q1 2020: Signs of Tension Onboard

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Q1 2020: Frustration About Training

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Q1 2020 – Too much work, Too few people

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Q1 2020 – Generally subdued, concerned and downbeat

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Q1 2020: Seafarers Feeling Confused and Concerned

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Q1 2020: What Seafarers Told Us

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Q1 2020 – Special COVID19 Focus

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Seafarers Happiness Index 2019: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Life at Sea

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The 21 Things You Need to Know on Seafarer Happiness

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Feeling Down, But Not Allowed Out

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If You Do Get Ashore

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Make Sure You’re Connected

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Keeping Fit and Healthy

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You are what you EAT

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Doing it for the Money

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Issues of Shoreleave Remain

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How About Dealing With Shipmates?

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Training is the Key

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Worries About Workload

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General Seafarer Happiness Concerns

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Latest Report Shows Slide in Happiness

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Latest Seafarers Happiness Index shows decrease in positivity and satisfaction among those working at sea

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Finally We are Making Progress…

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Seafarers So Grateful for Support

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Connectivity Satisfaction Slides

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Poor Gym Equipment Hinders Happiness

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Fit Crews Need Good Food

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Wage Stagnation, But Some Progress

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Shoreleave Still Not Sorted

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Crews Love Interaction Onboard

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Cost and Time When it Comes to Maritime Training

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Work Load Taking Its Toll

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General Happiness Levels in Q3 2019

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Still Lacking Female Seafarer Input

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Which Seafarers Told Us What?

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Setting the Happiness Scene

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Positive Signs for Q3 2019 Happiness

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So What Have We Learned This Time?

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Happiness Index Results for Q2 2019

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Working Hard on Welfare

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Connectivity A Massive Help

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Good News On Good Health

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Day by Day Salaries Decrease

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Shoreleave is Dead!

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Good People, But Far Too Few

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Down The Hatch, And the Index Score

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Training With Too Many Tickboxes

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Work Load Is A Major Problem at Sea

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Who Said What About Seafarers Happiness?

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Sticking Plaster on a Broken Heart

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Learn All About the Seafarers Happiness Index

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Great News for Seafarers Happiness

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The Shipowners’ Club announces charity partnership with The Mission to Seafarers

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Seafarer Insights from Q1 2019 Results

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How happy with welfare facilities when you are ashore?

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How happy about contact with family when at sea?

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How happy about your ability to keep fit and healthy on board?

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How happy about the food on board?

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How happy about wages/salary?

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How happy about access to shore leave?

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How happy about interaction with other crew on board?

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How happy about the training you receive?

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How happy with your work load?

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Down the Wellness Rabbit Hole

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How are general seafarer happiness levels?

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First Quarter 2019 Happiness Index Results

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Latest Seafarers Happiness Data Released

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I Am On Board with gender equality

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Seafarers and The World Happiness Index 2019

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Celebrate Happiness But Remember Seafarers

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International Women’s Day 2019 – Female Seafarers

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Looking Ahead and Astern

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Seafarers Wanting a Little R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

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Time in Port Means Trouble for Crews

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Workload Spikes Worry Seafarers

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Seafarers and Their Training Needs

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Seafarers, Fitness and Exercise

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The Right Tools for the Job

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Seafarers and the Language of the Sea

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Social Justice for Seafarers

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Seafarers and Hydration

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Food Glorious Food at Sea

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Seafarers Homes Fit for Purpose

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Seafarers Rely on Each Other

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Seafarers Unsure on Shoreleave

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Happy Valentines Day to all Seafarers

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Digital Killed the Radio Star

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Seafarers Have Safety Concerns

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Harassment and Bullying at Sea

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Seafarer Tiredness and Fatigue

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Seafarers Feeling Lonely and Isolated

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Seafarers Managing Inexperienced Staff Ashore

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Seafarers Inspections, Paperwork and Management

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The Disgrace of Seafarer Abandonment

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Seafarers and Cyber Security

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Seafarer Fears of Criminalisation

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Seafarers Craving Connectivity

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Boredom of Life at Sea

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Seafarers Fear Piracy and Crime

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28 Days Challenge for Shipping

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What Do They Say Ashore? #1 Develop Yourself

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Hear All About Seafarers Happiness

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Bitesized bullets of the latest seafarer issues…

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All about welfare facilities ashore

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Carrying a heavy workload

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Band of brothers and sisters at sea

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Let’s talk maritime Training

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Keeping Fit or Staying Fat?

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You are what you eat…

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What about wages and salary?

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Are you happy about shoreleave?

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How is your Connectivity?

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How happy are you?

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Who What Why Where When?

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The Challenges of Happiness

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What is the Seafarers Happiness Index About?

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The Happiness Results So Far…2018 Results

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