Justice 4 Workers Submission to Parliamentary Inquiry into mental health conditions experienced by first responders

The below information has been copied from the Inquiry website at https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate/Education_and_Employment/Mentalhealth/Terms_of_Reference On 27 March 2018, the Senate referred an inquiry into the  role  of  Commonwealth,  state  and  territory  Governments  in  addressing  the high rates of mental health conditions experienced… Read moreJustice 4 Workers Submission to Parliamentary Inquiry into mental health conditions experienced by first responders

‘Mateship’, An Enabling and Protective Factor Associated With Queensland Police Suicide. Author: Dr Timothy White

In 2009 – 2010, Psychologist and former Queensland Police Human Services Officer (HSO) Dr. Timothy White commenced researching how mateship impacts upon suicide and suicide ideations within the Queensland Police Service. Dr White’s research was not supported or assisted by… Read more‘Mateship’, An Enabling and Protective Factor Associated With Queensland Police Suicide. Author: Dr Timothy White

Report: Broken, Bullied and Blue – A report on the obstacles faced by police with psychological injuries, and how the workers’ compensation system is failing them

In December 2016, Justice 4 Workers Qld forwarded an extended version of this report to the Queensland Premier, Queensland Police Minister and Minister for Employment and Industrial Relations.  The version attached has been sanitised to remove sensitive information in order… Read moreReport: Broken, Bullied and Blue – A report on the obstacles faced by police with psychological injuries, and how the workers’ compensation system is failing them