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Outside Online article on Sherpas - good reading
technogeekery
12/07/2013
5:29:49 PM

http://www.outsideonline.com/outdoor-adventure/climbing/mountaineering/Disposable-Man-History-of-the-Sherpa-on-Everest.html?page=1

Have a read, well worthwhile. Interesting point - high altitude sherpas have a 1.2% mortality rate - how do you fancy that as a workplace safety stat?
radson
14/07/2013
5:35:35 AM
Reminded me of that NZ mortality rate from a couple years back

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10008412

I have only skimmed that article. I need to read more in depth but one of the big take-aways is that the insurance provided for the Nepalese needs to be a helluva lot better.

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