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# National Office of Suicide Prevention

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# Mental Health
Men account for eight in 10 suicides in Ireland
The overall rate of suicide deaths has decreased in recent years.
# prevention
Ireland to spend €8.8 million on reducing suicide this year
The HSE has released its suicide prevention plans for 2014.
# Suicide
Almost 1 in 2 men who took their own lives had worked in construction
The cases were recorded over four years from around the start of the down-turn in September 2008.
# Mental Health
Suicide charity chief calls for new independent national authority
Noel Smyth, founder of 3Ts, says a suicide prevention office should have similar powers to the Road Safety Authority.