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Preventing suicide in Durham

…Noi Quao is the manager of the traumatic events support services at Morneau Shepell, the counselling service that helps GO bus drivers and train operators after a suicide by train or bus. He said these large vehicles don’t stop quickly and drivers can throw on the brakes, but still not prevent their vehicle from hitting a pedestrian. These horrible situations can leave a driver feeling powerless and angry. “The reality for operators and people driving the train is that this may not be the only time this happens in their career,” said Mr. Quao.

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