Human Factors Manifesto

The Human Factors Manifesto is a new initiative by James Thacker (IFMGA British Mountain Guide and owner of Mountain Assurance ) The Human Factors Manifesto has 2 aims: People and organisations that sign up to the manifesto agree to align to four commitments: Commit to develop the HF skills for optimum performance To embed HFContinue reading “Human Factors Manifesto”

Bothies Before Bandages

aka ‘fight the elements first’ An article on the World Extreme Medicine website about the critical importance of winning the environment fight first when treating hypothermia … READ ….. and on the subject of getting VERY cold … a short interview with a deeply hypothermic fellrunner who was rescued by Keswick MRT and underwent ECMOContinue reading “Bothies Before Bandages”