suicide


Suicide prevention on the railways: In conversation with Network Rail’s Ian Stevens

It is a sobering fact that a suicide occurs, on average on British railways every 36 hours. Read More

World Mental Health Day: 12 men talking

At midday yesterday, 12 men gathered together for 12 minutes to talk about the 12 men who statistically will commit suicide that day in an imitative by Thames Water to raise awareness for World Mental Health Day. Read More

Theresa May appoints suicide prevention minister

Jackie Doyle-Price will take up the role of Minister for Mental Health, Inequalities and Suicide Prevention. Read More

Pressing need for greater focus on suicide prevention in construction

More than half a million people connected with the construction industry could be dealing with a mental health issue, according to one leading sector figure. Read More

Tackling suicide in construction

‘Construction workers are six times more likely to die from suicide than a fall from height’ A panel is set Read More

Trauma and suicide – a workplace issue?

100 years ago, the greatest cause of death for young men, was war. Now it is suicide. According to the Read More

Leadership, communication, education and support – are these the keys to managing workplace mental health and wellbeing?

Health and Wellbeing @ Work conference highlights day one The 12th Health and Wellbeing @ Work conference, taking place on Read More

Mental health focus: How can we help young vulnerable workers?

There has been a huge emphasis on the responsibility businesses have in understanding and supporting those with mental health conditions, Read More

How a play set on the rail network is challenging male suicide

Supported by the British Safety Council and others, the play 31 Hours, seeks to address the issues around suicide and mental health on the UK rail network. Read More

Mental health at SHExpo: Mates in Construction

Construction workers are six times more likely to die from suicide than from a fall from height, with reports showing Read More



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