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The Smartphone Medic
December 28, 2014

Bored and need something to talk about in the patrol hut? Well then you didn’t get your copy of The Smartphone Medic yet!

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3 Top Tips for Ski Patrollers using the Medic52 app
December 26, 2014

Concerned about data use, signal in the mountains? No worries! Here are the answers and some tips to improve your workflow.

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3 Tips for helping you protect patient data
December 23, 2014

The data you collect is sensitive, here are 3 quick tips for you to do securing that patient data on your smartphone or device.

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7 ski resort safety mistakes and their impact
November 24, 2014

Here are 7 areas ski resort safety can improve to keep customers coming back for more, manage marketing, and reduce costs.

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3 great ski patrol videos about a day in the life
November 17, 2014

Check out three great videos showing you a little about a day in the life of a ski patroller. You need to like getting up early in the morning!

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What it takes to be a ski patroller
November 10, 2014

What does it mean to be a ski patroller, why are they so special, and what does it take to become a ski patroller?

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7 ski patroller lessons learnt from a ski injury
November 3, 2014

This season, I had first hand experience of being a patient with a ski injury. Here are 7 lessons I took from the experience.

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YouTube could cost you your job
October 26, 2014

Ski Patrollers can be looking after a life threatening situation or pulling a pass. Whatever the job a video camera is not far away. Be careful out there.

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The problem with ski area accident investigations
October 18, 2014

As demands on guest and public safety within ski resorts increases, and litigation can mean deadly publicity ski resorts must work hard to ensure every incident is well documented.

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What influences risk taking in skiing and snowboarding?
October 5, 2014

The southern hemisphere has not had the best season for ski safety in 2014, with a number of publicised avalanche incidents in Australia and South America. What are the factors influencing these events?

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