The past Saturday saw a documentary of Weekly Report in Spanish Television: «Face to face with the mountain».
Resumiendo, spoke on the accidents that so often produce in the mountain, in the majority of cases caused by the irresponsibility of the excursionistas.
It seemed me very interesting, so here I leave you the text of the web of TVE – Weekly Report and a link so that you can see the documentary.
17-04-2010 More than 100 dead persons in sports of mountain in the past year, in our country, are launching a dramatic warning of the risk, many times unnecessary, that some assume when they want to enjoy of the nature. In the last years, the sport of mountain has masificado, but these fans to the natural surroundings no always corresponds with a suitable preparation. Although neither the most experienced mountaineers are to save of a mishap, the majority of the accidents produce by excess of confidence. In 80% of the cases takes part the human factor. Many of the extravíos in high mountain or the desprendimientos of cornices that originate the avalanchas can avoid if they follow some basic recommendations of prevention of accidents.