School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions

Stephen Young

Phone: (03) 5327 6889
Room: Y139
Position: Program Coordinator / Lecturer
VIOSH (Victorian Institute of Occupational Safety and Health)


M.HealSci (Occupational Safety & Health), B.Com (Management)

Teaching areas

Occupational Safety and Health : Graduate Diploma, Master's program

Professional associations


Research interests

  • Etiology of occupational injury
  • Accident and incident investigation
  • Theories of accident causation
  • Real-world' case studies of occupational health and safety
  • Measurement of safety performance
  • Real-time hazard recording
  • Zero accident vision
  • Qualitative research in occupational health and safety


Young, S. A. (2014). From zero to hero: A case study of industrial injury reduction: New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited. Safety Science, 64C, 99. doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2013.11.016