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The Institute of Expert Witnesses offers professional impartial and
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cases of accidents
Coroner raises safety concerns following a coasteering fatality
The inquest into the death of a client on a coasteering trip in Dorset in 2019 concluded recently. Following the inquest, the coroner sent a ‘Report to Prevent Future Deaths’ to various organisations expressing safety concerns. The coroner has expressed concerns about…
In this blog our Chairman looks at HEURISTRIC TRAPS IN ADVENTURE TOURISM. There has recently been a focus and comments made on heuristic traps, which are many fold that we as human can fall into. Much of the commenting in principle..
Physical Education, School Sport and Physical Activity – A Life Saver and a Potential Minefield!
There has never been a time when children and adults needed to exercise more, eat sensibly and lead a healthier life style. The obesity epidemic continues to consume all age groups at an ever-increasing rate and inactivity..
The Play Safety Forum has produced an important document which helps those involved in children playground of any kind offer stimulating, challenging environments to develop and explore their abilities in a safe way.
Revised guidance for play providers explains the benefit of managed risk
IOSH has endorsed a fully revised 2nd edition of the Play Safety Forum's ‘Managing Risk in Play Provision'. The guidance explains how play providers can take a sensible approach to managing risk, which allows children to experience challenging play..