The 27 Most Deadly Human Stampedes of All Time And Why They Happened #infographic

The 27 Most Deadly Human Stampedes of All Time And Why They Happened #infographic

Sometimes, before a catastrophic human stampede occurs, the importance of crowd control, crowd management and a proper emergency evacuation plan is ignored Human stampedes and crushes have happened at crowded events throughout history, typically caused by panic spreading like wildfire through the crowd. Anything as easy as a luggage trick, as it did with the 2006 Hajj Stampede, caused a deadly human stampede.

In an article on Bethnal Green Tube disaster in The Independent, writer Godfrey Holmes observed that "stempedes begin in the wilderness when animals, guided by herd instinct, bolt away from perceived danger to perceived safety. While apparently more moral beings join stampedes for the same reason.

The 27 Most Deadly Human Stampedes of All Time And Why They Happened #infographic


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