Precarious work the ‘new normal’

January 24th, 2014

New research suggests the global trend towards insecure, short-term employment is the new status quo.

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Bringing comfort to the FIFOs

October 23rd, 2013

Murdoch University is set to offer the first Graduate Diploma in Chaplaincy in Australia, partly in response to a growing demand for more support for fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers.

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FIFO workers receive reduced fee counselling

April 19th, 2013

The Murdoch Psychology Clinic is offering reduced fee counselling sessions for fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers and their partners for the months of May and June.

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Research asks how WA is really feeling

February 5th, 2013

An ongoing study at Murdoch University is attempting to get a clear picture of how Western Australians really feel about their current lifestyles and society. And you can take part!

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FIFO workers: companies don’t care

December 10th, 2012

Preliminary findings from two fly-in fly-out (FIFO) studies reveal partner dissatisfaction and a distinct perception among workers that companies don’t care about their wellbeing.

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FIFO study looks at long-term satisfaction

July 20th, 2012

Murdoch University researchers are looking for fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) workers and their partners to participate in a study looking at factors leading to long-term satisfaction.

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