Scary Truths about the Graveyard Shift

Night workers make more mistakes and are more prone to accidents and illness than nine-to-fivers. Smart companies are waking up

Ever since the invention of the light bulb, employers have embraced the notion that by running all-night operations, they could turn out twice as much quality product with little or no additional capital expenditure. After all, a night-shift worker's 2 a.m. is equivalent to a day-shift worker's 2 p.m., right?

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