Dangerous or illegal activities may cause risk of serious physical harm or death.

While you’re posting content

Do not post content on SurgBuddy if it fits any of the descriptions below.

  • Extremely dangerous challenges that pose an imminent risk of physical injury such as choking, drowning, or hanging games, eating non-edible items, self-mutilation challenges, abuse of alcohol or cigarettes, fire, or hot water challenges etc.
  • Pranks that lead victims to fear imminent serious physical danger or that create serious emotional distress such as fake home invasions or robberies, fake kidnapping, fake death, suicide, or violence, pretending that a parent or caregiver will abandon a child, fake emergency services call, bomb scares, threats with weapons etc.
  • Showing users how to perform activities meant to kill or maim others such as giving instructions to build a bomb, or how to use firearms.
  • Content that depicts abuse of or giving instructions on how to create hard drugs such as cocaine or opioids.
  • Promoting or glorifying violent tragedies such as school shootings.
  • Showing users how to steal tangible goods or promoting dishonest behavior.
  • Demonstrating how to use computers or information technology with the intent to steal credentials, compromise personal data or cause serious harm to others such as hacking into social media accounts.
  • Showing users how to use apps, websites, or other information technology to gain unauthorized free access to audio content, audiovisual content, full video games, software, or streaming services that normally require payment.
  • Imageries of people that depict dismemberment, visible internal organs, charred or burning people, victims of cannibalism, throat slitting etc.
  • Imageries that show violent death of a person or people, capital punishment of a person, acts of torture committed against a person or people, imagery of non-medical foreign objects inserted or stuck into people causing grievous injury etc.
  • Imageries of animals with inappropriate situations such as humans killing animals, animal-to-animal fights, torture, visible animal body parts with injuries etc.

Please note that these are just some examples, and do not post content if you think it might violate this policy. If you’ve come across contents include one or more of the above, please report it.