Dressed-Up Anti-Suicide Staircase Fancy spikes to help keep suicidal patients from climbing the fence and leaping down the stairs. Related Similar Images ...based on the tags: staircases... From the bottom of the skyway I looked back, my eyes tracing the vines from the marsh up the smokestacks to the perfect Midwestern sky. One of the oldest buildings had a wide central staircase with well worn steps. They were utilitarian and beautiful. Many outdoor areas of the plant have become unofficial city dumps. The skeleton doesn’t care. Looking out the finishing end of the sintering plant at a network of torched-off catwalks through a maze of rust and asbestos. Paradise. Exploring Dock 4 was a very different experience, since it was almost all metal. One of the few windows that escaped steel plating the last time the hospital was sealed tight to let nature roam within. A hydraulic ‘bridge’ couple lower onto the tracks to bring mine cars into the shaft house, presumably for repair. I haven’t found this system anywhere else, but it makes a lot of sense. Blending the explosive ingredients was dangerous. It is no wonder that the blending house had so many emergency slides. A dead belt-o-vator.