Potential Countermeasures to Mitigate Suicides on the Railroad Rights-of-Way


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Gabree, Scott
John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (U.S.)

This presentation describes potential measures to prevent suicide in railway stations and along tracks, including means restriction, gatekeeper training, public awareness campaigns, signage, and media guidelines/training (to reduce the perceived viability of this means of suicide).