PTSD and Mental Health

Reference: 

879

Request detail: 

I am currently researching PTSD and mental health across the UK emergency services. Therefore, I would appreciate it if you could assist me with several questions

1.      How many firefighters have taken their own lives between 2003 and 2017

inclusive.

2.      How many firefighters are currently off work sick as a result of PTSD?

How long has the officer been off sick?

Less than six months

Six to twelve months

Twelve to eighteen months

   Eighteen months to two years

   Two years plus

3.      How many firefighters are currently off sick with stress or other mental

health condition?

How long has the officer been off sick?

Less than six months

Six to twelve months

   Twelve to eighteen months

   Eighteen months to two years

   Two years plus

4.      How many staff members are currently applying for ill health retirement or

equivalent on the grounds of PTSD?

Response detail: 

I am currently researching PTSD and mental health across the UK emergency services. Therefore, I would appreciate it if you could assist me with several questions

1.      How many firefighters have taken their own lives between 2003 and 2017

inclusive. 0

2.      How many firefighters are currently off work sick as a result of PTSD?

How long has the officer been off sick?

Less than six months = 0

Six to twelve months =  0

Twelve to eighteen months = 0

   Eighteen months to two years = 0

   Two years plus = 0

 

3.      How many firefighters are currently off sick with stress or other mental

health condition? 3

How long has the officer been off sick?

Less than six months = 3

Six to twelve months

   Twelve to eighteen months

   Eighteen months to two years

   Two years plus

4.      How many staff members are currently applying for ill health retirement or

equivalent on the grounds of PTSD? 0

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Thursday, 14 February, 2019

Responded: 

Wednesday, 13 March, 2019

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