- A coffin-shaped capsule, which guarantees relatively painless and peaceful demise in under one minute, has cleared legal evaluation in Switzerland, its makers claimed. The loss of life takes place through hypoxia and hypocapnia by lowering the oxygen to a vital stage within the pod.
- The device can also be operated from inside even though blinking in case the individual using it suffers from locked-in syndrome, revealed by The Independent United Kingdom.
- Dr Philip Nitschke, the director of the non-profit organization exit international, is additionally referred to as ‘Dr. Death’, is the inventor of the coffin.
- Around 1,300 people died through ‘assisted suicide’ last year in Switzerland.
8/ 12/ 2021