The National Forum on Drug-Related Deaths 2011/12 Annual Report provides an update on the Forum's work between August 2011 and November 2012. The report provides a number of observations on key areas of work to help reduce drug-related deaths in Scotland including two recommendations.
The report provides the Forum's response to the National Records of Scotland's 2011 drug-related deaths report published on 17 August 2012. Also the Forum's insights from Scotland's second Drug-Related Deaths Database report (2010 deaths) which provides more detailed socio-demographic information and treatment history on each drug-related death in 2010. An update on Scotland's National Naloxone Programme is also provided.