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By: Duncan Isaksen-Loxton

Apple code names iOS after ski resorts
June 4, 2014

Did you know that Apple has a passion for skiing too? They have named every release of their iOS operating system after a ski resort, mostly in North America.

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Vote for Medic52 in the Smart 100 Awards
May 22, 2014

Medic52 has made the Top 100 Innovations in Australia for 2014 – that’s pretty awesome and now we need your help to vote us up in the reader’s choice awards!

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Canadian Tire create 11,000lb monster
May 20, 2014

Gotta love a good truck that can hold it’s own in the snow. Canadian Tire did it a little bit different though, and built it out of ice. Madness.

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Health Information Data Security Best Practices
April 29, 2014

How should you be looking after critical and private patient information? It is classified as health information and has the same compliance needs as a doctor or hospital.

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Presentation: Using Smartphones in ski patrol
April 9, 2014

My presentation to the Fédération Internationale des Patrouilles de Ski congress in Big White about the use and benefits of smartphones in Ski Patrol.

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Are accidents bad for business? LISTEX 2013
November 7, 2013

Are accidents bad for business? This presentation to the LISTEX technology forum discusses how ski resort accidents can be used to the industry benefit.

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HELP! – What to do in a ski accident
October 21, 2013

If you take a tumble, or someone you are with has a ski accident, this article gives you six helpful tips about what to do in a ski accident so you can get off the hill.

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How to ski with an Akja Rescue Sled
October 13, 2013

A patroller’s job isn’t just skiing, and having a patient in a sled is a life threatening position for them. Here are a few tips for newbie and experienced patrollers.

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Ski Resort Jobs – your options for a winter career
October 11, 2013

Looking for a career in the snow? From office work, to driving heavy machinery, lift maintenance and teaching people to ski , there is something for you.

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Alpine or AT Gear for ski patrolling?
July 19, 2013

Ask a patroller why their skis are set up a certain way, and you will get plenty of info. Here are some ideas on why we patrol on alpine or alpine touring rigs.

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