Most FIFO families cope well – The West Australian

“Communities where many fly-in, fly-out workers live are not getting the full benefits of the resources boom when they return home, a new report says.

Groundbreaking WA research also says long distance commuting does not necessarily cause drug and alcohol abuse, marriage break-ups or domestic violence but can aggravate them.”

This was a Curtin University study authored by Fiona McKenzie.
via Diigo http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/-/wa/19524694/most-fifo-families-cope-well/

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