Mind our Workers: a new campaign by the Construction Industry Federation and Pieta House aims to raise awareness of suicide and mental health issues in the sector.

Men working in construction and production jobs accounted for nearly half of all male deaths by suicide in the period 2008 to 2012, a new report sugge(...)

Men were at a much higher risk of dying by suicide. The rate among men at the end of 2012 was 57 per cent higher than would have been the case had the recession not occurred.

We may know all about the heavy financial price of the economic crash. But we’re only just beginning to piece together the full picture of human toll (...)

The economic recession has been linked to almost 500 additional deaths by suicide, new research suggests.

The economic recession has been linked to almost 500 additional deaths by suicide, new research suggests. A study by the National Suicide Resea(...)

Minister of State with responsibility for Mental Health Kathleen said deaths by suicide were a concern to everyone. Photograph: Eric Luke/Irish Times

Young and middle-aged men remain most at risk from suicide in Ireland, the latest official figures show.The National Office for Suicide Prevention’s a(...)

While there has been a lot of attention to the high rate of suicide and depression among young people in Ireland, those on the other side of life’s jo(...)