- The 10 most common mistakes people make when they go camping (2014-Jul-12) [telegraph.co.uk]
- Paper clip used in trip wire ‘contributed’ to death of Eton schoolboy mauled by polar bear (2014-Jul-08) [The Age]
… They said they had carefully examined a risk assessment document before he left for the expedition and believed a number of safety precautions would be in place to protect him.
Mr Chapple said: “We believed that the staff at BSES would do as they said and act responsibly to protect the children under their care.
“We were never told the bear trip wires only sometimes work. The risk assessment refers to flares being available to all members of the expedition. …
How realistic are the fallback options listed in your Risk Management plans?
- Bush survival skills: guide to staying alive (2012-May-16)
When things go wrong in the bush, staying alive shouldn’t be a matter of luck; it should be about knowledge.
Scouting Magazine [BSA]
Scouting Magazine – Jul/Aug 2014 Issue
[ Current online issue is still May/Jun 2014 ]
Encompass – Encompass Issue 65 – July 2014 [PDF]