In the third case study as part of BALPA's week long examination of work life balance we hear from Tim* who says fighting fatigue is a constant battle.
BALPA continues its examination of work life balance with a case study of a pilot who says he has had to make sacrifices to achieve stability in his life.
BALPA launches its week examining the challenges pilots face achieving a good work life balance.
Pilots join BALPA for a multitude of very good reasons. One of the things we know our members place very highly is our duty to ensure pilots’ voices are heard at the highest echelons of government, and to ensure decision-makers understand the issues that we care about.
As part of our Flight Safety team, BALPA employs two Scheduling Specialists, Simon Roberts and Ian White, to work closely with Company Councils and the companies to ensure rosters are fair and to help stamp out fatigue. We caught up with them to talk about what day-to-day life looks like for them and the current challenges they’re facing…