PFEARFU: Alarming increase in the “Morbidity Index” among Armed Forces personnel
PEARFU sounds the alarm of health issues of the Armed Forces due to the aggressive increase of the “Morbidity Index”, in recent years.
It briefly exposes the causes of the increased morbidity (frequent permutations, lack of staff, frequent job rotation, assignment of duties without previous training and aged staff) and propose the solution for tackling the issue. It was deemed necessary to underline the fact that sudden deaths of young age military personnel have been alarmingly increased the last years.
Additionally, PFEARFU calls for the immediate realization of every possible effort to reduce or even eliminate the working conditions that destroy the psychosomatic health of the Armed Forces.
Read the full press release here. (Greek language)