YouTube has had enough. The video sharing platform is taking strides to make the platform a safer environment. The platform has decided to ban unsafe videos such as the Bird Box challenge from their site. If you haven't heard, the 'Bird Box' challenge is where teenagers are imitating the movie and operating vehicles blindfolded. The unsafe and not smart challenge resulted in a teenager getting into a car accident in Utah.
If you can remember, another challenge that shook social media was the Tide Pod challenge. In this challenge teens could seen eating toxic laundry detergent. This challenged caused more than 74% of teens to required medical treatment.
YouTube has not stated that video creators have two months to remove these harmful videos from there channels because it violates their guidelines.
Please be safe and think of others while uploading to the internet.