Accidents In North American Mountaineering 2005

Author: American Alpine Club
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780930410988
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This annual investigative handbook offers detailed reports on climbing accidents that occurred in the United States and Canada in 2004.

Accidents In North American Mountaineering

ISBN: 9781933056029
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Number of Total Accidents Reported Persons Involved Injured Fatalities TABLE II
1951-2004 2005 Total Total Geographical Number of Persons 98 / ACCIDENTS
CAN USA CAN 1987 192 25 377 79 140 23 32 9 1988 156 18 288 44 155 18 24
4 1989 141 18 272 36 124 11 17 9 1990 136 25 245 50 125 24 24 4 1991 169
20 302 66 147 11 18 6 1992 175 17 351 45 144 11 43 6 1993 132 27 274 50
121 17 ...

Mountaineering The Freedom Of The Hills 8th Edition

Author: The Mountaineers
Publisher: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 1594854084
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Leadership American Alpine Club and Alpine Club of Canada. Accidents in North
American Mountaineering. Annual publication. Distributed by The Mountaineers
Books, Seattle. Bass, Bernard M., and Ralph ... Yosemite National Park: U.S.
Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Yosemite National Park Search
and Rescue, 2004. /yose/sar/climbsafe.htm. Twight, Mark,
and James Martin. Extreme Alpinism: Climbing Light, Fast, and High. Seattle: The

Mountaineering First Aid

Author: Jan D. Carline
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898868784
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Other outdoor knowledge and skills, such as the selection of clothing and other
gear, although not included in this book, are critical to safe travel in the
mountains. CAUSES AND PREVENTION OF INJURIES For over thirty years, the
American Alpine Club has been publishing the annual report of its Safety
Committee as a booklet entitled Accidents in North American Mountaineering. It
is a sobering account of serious injuries and sudden illnesses that befall
mountaineers, with Causes ...

Climbing Self Rescue

Author: Andy Tyson
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898867725
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Appendix A: Accident Statistics Reviewing trends that have either directly caused
or contributed to climbing accidents is a valuable learning tool for increasing risk-
management and decision-making skills. These figures are courtesy of the 2005
edition of the American Alpine Club's Accidents in North American
Mountaineering, edited by Jed Williamson. N B Some accidents happen when
climbers are at the 212. Terrain 1951-03 USA 1959-03 CANADA 2004 USA 2004
CANADA Rock ...

Wilderness Medicine E Book

Author: Paul S. Auerbach
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455733563
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Morris CG, McCoy EP, Lavery GG: Spinal immobilisation for unconscious patients
with multiple injuries, BMJ 329:495, 2004. Mort AJ ... Brunner M, Michalek A, et al:
Cardiorespiratory response to free suspension simulating the situation between
fall and rescue in a rock climbing accident, Wilderness Environ Med 7:109, 1996.
... Williamson JE: Accidents in North American mountaineering, Golden, Colo,
and Banff, Alberta, 2009, American Alpine Club and Canadian Alpine Club.

Longs Peak

Author: Dougald MacDonald
Publisher: Big Earth Publishing
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I also used the National Geographic Trails Illustrated map "Rocky Mountain
National Park" (Map No. 200) and the Sky Terrain map "Southern Rocky
Mountain National Park-Indian Peaks Wilderness." In addition to the books listed
below, I consulted numerous editions of the annual American Alpine Journal and
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, published by the American Alpine
Club. The quarterly newsletters of the Rocky Mountain Nature Association
contain entertaining ...