Subway Deaths Haunt Those at Trains’ Controls

See on Scoop.itCounselling and Mental Health

Dozens of people jump and fall to their deaths on New York City’s tracks every year, and many train operators say the images are vivid, even years later.

marsdentherapy‘s insight:

Powerful article about the trauma inflicted on train drivers on New York’s subway; including the shocking statistic that one person each week dies after being hit by a train.

 

According to BBC News there are some 50 deaths per year on the London underground too: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/3996727.stm

See on www.nytimes.com

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