SAN BRUNO — YouTube is making an attempt to stop in any other case vivid individuals from doing harmful issues.
The video-sharing community owned by Google is cracking down on dangerous or harmful pranks.
Up to date insurance policies now not permit challenges that current “an obvious threat of loss of life” and ban content material that includes youngsters “taking part in harmful challenges that pose an imminent threat of harm or bodily hurt.”
YouTube additionally says it’s drawing the road on content material that “intends to incite violence or encourage harmful or unlawful actions” which have a threat of great hurt or loss of life. They embody bomb making or pranks that put individuals in bodily hazard.
A latest “Hen Field problem” featured movies of individuals partaking in actions whereas blindfolded.
Folks additionally have been sickened in a problem that concerned consuming Tide detergent pods.