Big Brother’s Ben Zabel Speaks Out About The Lack Of Support For Mental Health Issues In The Workplace
Ben Zabel the popular housemate from last year’s Big Brother speaking about the lack of support from Virgin Australia for his mental health issues will resonate with many people.
Ben wrote on his Facebook feed that just shy of being with the company for ten years he was lost his job. This meant he was just six months shy of long service leave.
A year ago I was ‘dismissed’ from Virgin Australia as I suffered severe anxiety & depression, & was no longer ‘fit’ to fly I was just 5 months short of 10 years long service, & a free return trip for two, to the USA