5 – Calling for Help

Calling for Help
The 5th of an 8 part weekly series on handling and preparing for problems.
There will be times when whatever has happened is beyond the ability of the group to deal with alone and outside help is needed.
This decision will be made by the group leaders or guides, […]

4 – Action Plans – What do I do?

Action Plans – What do I do?
The 4th of an 8 part weekly series on handling and preparing for problems.
The number of different things that could happen on a trip are too many to count and probably will not happen anyway, but when they do we need to have a […]

3 – Looking after myself on a trip

Looking after myself on a trip
The 3rd of an 8 part series on handling and preparing for problems.
Again we reinforce the concept of not blindly just heading off into the unknown, but taking some personal proactive steps to make sure you are prepared if anything does not go according to plan.
First […]

2- Preparing before a trip

Preparing before a trip
The 2nd of an 8 part series on handling and preparing for problems.

Once you have decided on your trip and made your booking or personal planning, you should start to think about the trip and how you would handle incidents or emergencies. We are not talking about detailed […]

1 – Emergency / Incident Procedures

Emergency / Incident Procedures
The 1st of an 8 part series on handling and preparing for problems.
There is no way to totally remove the risks of travel in remote areas, and things will go wrong from time to time, that’s part of the adventure. It’s how we personally respond to these incidents […]