A brief survey of safety videos

Pretty much all of these are gory. If you don’t like gory videos my suggestions are:

  • Don’t watch the videos in this post
  • Don’t get a job where you’ll need to watch videos like this
  • You should probably just turn off your computer and walk away

Now, for the types of safety videos:

Exciting:

Hilarious and German:

(For the impatient, the good stuff starts around 1:30 and the really good stuff starts around 3:15)

Creepy as Hell:

Thanks to Duane for some of the links


Men given a dose of oxytocin, a hormone known to promote feelings of love and trust, have revealed the chemical’s dark side: It made them more ethnocentric. When asked to resolve a moral dilemma, such as choosing to save five lives from a runaway train by sacrificing one life, oxytocin-sniffing Dutch men more often saved fellow countrymen over Arabs and Germans than those who didn’t get a hormonal whiff. (via ‘Cuddle Chemical’ Also Fuels Favoritism, Bigotry)