Worker Is 24th To Die In Firm's 'Suicide Spiral' | Financial News | Orange UK.
A 24th France Telecom employee has killed himself in what the company says is a "suicide spiral". The 51-year-old father-of-two hurled himself to his death from a bridge onto a busy road in the Haute-Savoie region of the country. In a letter to his wife, he blamed the unbearable "atmosphere" at his workplace. France Telecom has been dogged by an series of suicides in the last 18 months.