Casualties in the occurrence of natural disasters can be very dreadful and traumatic, especially for loved ones and those who have witnessed the event.
When the earthquake struck in Haiti in 2010, four UN volunteers passed away, and their co-workers gave their sentiments regarding the event — click here for the article.
Tips on coping with the death of a colleague:
- Acknowledge that you are affected.
- Find ways to express your condolences to the family.
- Ask for a leave if you feel that you need it.