Incredible views atop the Mighty Mac
“It’s like a submarine, where you have a lot of openings you have to go through ... diameter cables of the world’s fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an elegant curve towards Mackinaw City. Look down if you dare at the glorious point ...
The suicide magnet that is the Golden Gate Bridge
One reason the bridge has so many ... Golden Gate Bridge, nearly all have said afterward that it was the Golden Gate Bridge or nothing. They didn't have a Plan B. A UC Berkeley professor tracked what happened to 515 people who were stopped from jumping off ...
Golden Gate Bridge to Become Suicide-Proof With $76 Million Steel Net
In a unanimous vote on Friday, it was decided by members of the Golden Gate ... the people who jumped off the bridge. But the good thing, with this vote today, we can vote in their memory. . . . We will save many lives who have followed in their footsteps ...
Past the Fear of the Unknown
holding the hands of terrified people who’d made it all the way up the dune hill stairs, across the unstable-looking bridge and to the platform with me. Having made it that far, they were terrified at the thought of jumping off the platform.
Golden Gate Bridge suicide prevention net proposal receives $76 million funding package
SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco’s iconic Golden Gate Bridge ... the people who jumped off the bridge. But the good thing, with this vote today, we can vote in their memory,” board member Janet Reilly said. “We will save many lives who have followed ...