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Another Foxconn Worker Dies Despite New Safety Nets In Place

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Despite installing safety nets around the building premises, a 22-year old female worker at Foxconn's Kunshan factory committed suicide early yesterday morning. She only joined Foxconn at the end of March, where she worked packaging plastics.

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Miss Liu was apparently saved by the safety nets rigged up several months ago in reaction to the spate of suicide-jumpers at Foxconn's other factory in Shenzhen, however she later died from her injuries. [YICAI via MicGadget]

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foofighting
FooFighting

Bars on their windows? deny access to roof? Security? Some other preventative measure? You shouldn't have to catch them, they shouldn't be "falling" in the first place.

(not demeaning their deaths)