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Suicide Prevention Strategy

Suicide Prevention Strategy outlining Highways England's approach to improve the safety of its roads by reducing the number of people who attempt to take their lives and reducing the devastating impact suicide has when these tragedies occur.


Suicide Prevention Strategy

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At Highways England the safety of everyone on our network matters; we recognise the wide reaching and devastating impact of suicide for both individuals and communities and the important role we can play in supporting a wider community-based approach to suicide prevention.

Highways England’s Suicide Prevention Strategy sets out our vision that no one attempts to take their life on our roads.

Our approach focuses on multi-agency working and will allow us to make a real difference to reduce the numbers of suicides on our network. Suicide is not inevitable, it is preventable.

Published 27 November 2017
Last updated 23 January 2018 + show all updates
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