Suicide is a serious public health concern that can have lasting harmful effects on individuals, families, workplaces and communities. A new webpage provides confidential resources to help identify the signs and how to get help.
A suicide occurs every 12 minutes in the U.S. While these incidents touch every industry, one industry in particular has felt the impact of suicide in recent years – construction and extraction. A CDC study found that in 2012 and 2015, suicide rates were highest among males in the construction and extraction occupational group. Continue reading»