New REACT! Loss Prevention Posters Published on Diabetes
The Club has added two diabetes posters to the REACT! Series. The posters were created because of an increasing incidence of diabetes among personnel employed at sea.
In addition, studies have shown that seafarers tend to be more susceptible to active and passive negative lifestyle choices, such as smoking, not engaging in other physical activity beyond work, having unhealthy diet habits, and not getting enough sleep. These factors all increase seafarers’ risk of developing diabetes.
The posters released address the following topics:
REACT! Diabetes PDF (75 KB)
REACT! Diabetic Emergencies PDF (95.7 KB)