Wilderness Risk Management Conference Call for Proposals

By Gabi Kilko-Jackson
Source Wilderness Risk Management Conference
The Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) Steering Committee is currently accepting proposals for presentations at the 2017 conference in Portland, Maine, November 1-3.
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2016 National Outdoor Book Awards

By Outdoor Ed
Source National Outdoor Book Awards
The National Outdoor Book Awards (NOBA) is the outdoor world's largest and most prestigious book award program. It is a non-profit, educational program, sponsored by the National Outdoor Book Awards...
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Khion Boot Men
Name of product: Khion ski boots Hazard: The ski boots can inadvertently switch from “ski” to “walk” mode, the boots’ upper cuffs can separate, and in the Khion Carbon model, the carbon boot shell...
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2014 Trek Farley bicycle

Trek Recalls Farley Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
Name of product: Trek Farley bicycles and framesets Hazard: The fork can separate from the steer tube, posing a fall hazard to the rider. Units: About 2,600 (in addition, about 360 units were sold in...
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FACTORY Series FLOAT X2

Fox Factory Recalls Mountain Bike Shock Absorbers Due to Fall and Injury Hazards

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
Name of product: Mountain bike rear shock absorbers Hazard: The bicycle’s rear shock absorber outer sleeve can rupture, allowing the sleeve to come in contact with other bicycle parts or the rider,...
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STUBAI Tour Lite Telescope Ice Axe
Name of product: Ice axes Hazard: The knife in the axe handle can detach, posing a laceration or impact hazard to the user or bystanders. Consumer Contact: Liberty Mountain at 800-366-2666 from...
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