What is an escape room and is it safe to go to one?

Tragic deaths of five teenage girls in Koszalin have brought renewed focus on safety here

The tragic deaths of five 15-year-old girls in an escape room in the Polish city of Koszalin last week has resulted in a renewed focus on the safety of such establishments across the world.

Escape rooms – still a relatively new form of recreation – operate on a simple premise: a group of people must solve a series of puzzles to “escape” the room before time runs out. They have become a popular form of entertainment, an alternative night out, in recent years.

This tragedy...
source: Irish Times

2019-01-12 23:49
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