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I seem to recall being told the London Underground had a policy of immediately getting the driver out of there.

Not the same situation as an overland train: there's always someone else around (and close) to handle things.

by Number 6 on Fri Jan 11th, 2013 at 12:09:57 PM EST
The French railways have the same policy, after an accident happened to a driver who had similarly witnessed a suicide.

As far as I know, for Paris Metro drivers, seeing a suicide in a career is pretty much a certainty.

Un roi sans divertissement est un homme plein de misères

by linca (antonin POINT lucas AROBASE gmail.com) on Sun Jan 13th, 2013 at 07:08:50 PM EST
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