Witnessing a disaster: What workers need in the aftermath of tragedy

Whilst a great deal has been talked about about development workers who are injured or killed in jobsite accidents like final year’s crane collapse at a Google jobsite or the partial collapse of the Tricky Rock Resort project in New Orleans, there has been a great deal considerably less aim on a team of workers who are also affected: individuals who witnessed the incidents. 

The illustrations are numerous: The superintendent who is on web site when an incident occurs is asked to stand beside a entire body for hours although a preliminary investigation is carried out. A development supervisor who should notify household associates when a worker is killed or injured. Victims’ coworkers who promptly return to work following a horrific incident in spite of the awful recollections.

Whilst it is important that the victims and their households obtain attention and support, the workers left behind usually require assistance as

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