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Emotional support resources in the event of an incident

If you, your workers or their families have witnessed, been involved in or been affected by a workplace death, serious injury or other significant incident, these resources may help you.

Guides and other online sources of information

While both these guides are mainly about fatalities, they both contain useful information and contacts that could help in the event of a serious injury or significant incident, too.

After a workplace death: A support guide for families, friends and work colleagues: WorkSafe Tasmania (PDF, 378.6 KB)

Sudden Loss Support Kit: Department of Health Tasmania (external link)

Unions

Your union may have an employee assistance program or service provider that you can use.

Hotline services

Mental Health Services Hotline: Department of Health Tasmania ( external link)

Beyond Blue (external link)

headspace (external link)

Lifeline (external link)

MensLine Australia (external link)

SANE (external link)

Updated: 24th July 2020