Year: 1998 Source: Clayton, Victoria; Monash University Accident Research Centre, (September 1998). 73p. SIEC No: 19980955

This report begins by outlining the methodology used in this study of suicides by motor vehicle exhaust gassing. Sections 2 & 3 present literature reviews of suicide in general & carbon monoxide poisoning specifically. Section 4 examines motor vehicle exhaust gas suicides in Australia & other countries while Section 5 examines the impact of environmental emission controls on these suicides. Prevention strategies, four recommendations & progress are discussed in Section 6.