suicide barrier

suicide barrier

Why the stigma of suicide should not sway the debate about nets under the Golden Gate Bridge

By not reporting more comprehensively on suicides, the news media are reinforcing the contempt many people have for those who take their own life and making it harder to demonstrate the need for prevention. Read more >


Dozens die each year at the Golden Gate Bridge -- when will we finally install a barrier?

Public health advocates and the news media have long pointed to the need for a suicide barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge to prevent unnecessary deaths. Now, as we approach the bridge's 75th anniversary, it still lacks one. What will it take to change that? Read more >



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