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  • A near-miss experience is when you are involved in a traumatic event where you think you will die or be badly hurt, but are not.
  • A near-miss experience can cause emotional harm.
  • There are some things you can do immediately to address any disturbing reactions you may have had to a near-miss experience.
  • Early support from a trained professional can prevent complications that may arise from a near-miss experience.

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Reviewed on: 21-02-2017