I am a final year PhD student at the School of Management, QUT Business School. industry. I have an interest in the safety management and wellbeing of infrastructure workers. My professional career has worked closely with these workers on a range issues including health, wellbeing, safety, and quality. This work has inspired me to understand and engage better with these workers to improve their psychological wellbeing.
(2019 - oil on canvas)
Those responsible for building our infrastructure and mining our resources have one of the highest suicide rates. A demographic of workers experiencing psychological distress coupled with difficulties talking about their problems. It must feel very challenging for these workers feeling so empty and alone.