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Dive Accident Case Studies: Rapid Ascents

Dive Accident Case Studies: Rapid Ascents

30 January, 2018 at 8:57 am Comments are Disabled

  The scenarios below are based on real-life diving incidents documented by Divers Alert Network (DAN). Lost Weight Belt Causes Runaway Ascent During the end of a dive, a diver unexpectedly lost her weight belt and began a rapid ascent to the surface from 20ft (6m). “I exhaled and dumped […]

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Is Scuba Diving Safe?

Is Scuba Diving Safe?

17 July, 2017 at 8:40 am Comments are Disabled

Scuba diving is enjoyed by thousands of people around the world every day and is considered a low-risk activity compared to many other outdoor and sporting activities – even such widespread activities as swimming, jogging and all-terrain vehicle riding have higher reported fatality rates than diving. How likely are you […]

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