Preventing suicide on the strategic road network

This presentation will look at how National Highways is tackling suicide prevention as part of its work towards Zero Harm on the strategic road network.

Nicky Tweedie, Principal Advisor, Suicide Prevention, National Highways

Nicky Tweedie has over 20 years experience working for National Highways and has been leading on their Suicide Prevention strategy since 2017.

She leads on the development of new insight into road related suicides, creating the National Highways' Suicide Prevention Toolkit to enable the business to understand risk and deliver interventions to prevent harm on the strategic road network.

Nicky has been working with the supply chain to improve guidance and reporting to support an industry-wide approach to road related suicide, recognising that everyone has a role to play in suicide prevention.