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Long working hours are a killer, WHO study shows – Reuters

Working long hours is killing hundreds of thousands of people a year in a worsening trend that may accelerate further due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health…

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Labourers are silhouetted against the sun while digging a field to install water pipes along a road in Karachi, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Athar Hussain/File PhotoWorking long hours is killing hundreds of thousands of people a year in a worsening trend that may accelerate further due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
In the first global study of the loss of life associated with longer working hours, the paper in the journal Environment International showed that 745,000…

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