The suicide rate in construction is over four times greater than the rate in the general population. There are many unique factors that cause these high numbers, and it’s important contractors understand what they can do to help reduce this problem.
A Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Blog for the Construction Industry by Bob Swanson
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In September of 2017, I began this journey of writing blogs regarding the topics of mental illness and suicide prevention. I have learned a great deal by having the opportunity to write these blogs, and it has also contributed to my continued healing. Hopefully, you have also benefited from reading these blogs. The content of many of these blogs has been largely academic, while others have been more personal in nature. Today’s blog regarding bipolar disorder is personal.