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Archive for February, 2012

WHY DIVERS DIE

Read this interesting article – WHY DIVERS DIE on www.divingmedicine.info

You can actually download the whole book.

 

Diving Fatality Data

  • 90% died with their weight belt on.
  • 86% were alone when they died.
  • 50% did not inflate their buoyancy vest.
  • 25% encountered their difficulty first on the surface, 50% actually died on the surface.
  • 10% were under training when they died.
  • 10% were advised that they were medically unfit to dive.
  • 5% were cave diving.
  • 1% of “rescuers” became a victim.

Don’t be any of the percentage above.

Happy diving, safe diving!

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