Saw this earlier and thought it would be worth posting here. Couldn't find one without the music added.
Chairlift rescue practice doesn't go smoothly -
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steezburgereddieThey should use fat people for that.
slamdunkyeh, or put the strap round their waist instead of his knees
rtl32Not only did he put the webbing around his knees, but he also used a device not meant for lowering (a rescue 8: suitable for rappelling but not for lowering/belaying purposes). It doesn't have enough friction to stop a dynamic fall or weight (like someone sliding off a chairlift). On top of that, he even stood up on a hill at the same hieght of the anchor and caused both the force on him to increase and the direction of pull to be different. he should have stood almost directly under the victim.. I sense a lack of proper training in this operation