The Involvement of Cold Water in Recreational Boating Accidents.
Final rept. Jan 78-Feb 79,
CLEMSON UNIV S C
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This report presents an assessment of the historical significance of cold-water immersion as a threat to the lives of recreational boaters. The analysis is based on a detailed review of the fatal accident history of a selected typical year 1974. A demographic analysis of cold-related fatalities is presented to establish the nature of high-rick populations. This information is intended to be useful in directing programs aimed at reducing cold-related fatalities among recreational boaters. Author
- Safety Engineering