Friday, January 8, 2010

Balancing Shift Work and Family Life

Has your spouse been complaining lately that he or she only sees you for a few minutes a day and that is in passing? Have you been missing that special bonding time with your child where you help them with their homework? Have you been having difficulty falling asleep because your internal clock is all messed up? Has your mother complained that every time you call, you wake her up? Have you been feeling guilty about working double shifts to bring in some extra cash and neglecting your family?
Well, you must be a shift worker! Working as a police officer or fireman, in a hospital or factory or in certain departments means that there is a strong possibility you could be asked to work shifts. read more...