Accession Number:

ADA411388

Title:

COUNTERMEASURE: Army Ground Risk-Management Information. Volume 24, Number 1, January 2003

Descriptive Note:

Monthly rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY SAFETY CENTER FORT RUCKER AL

Report Date:

2003-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

Each time we extend into conflict, the number of accidents goes up both in the areas of operation and in the training bases ,preparing to support the operation. Statistics show that we lose more soldiers to accidents than to enemy action during conflicts. In every major conflict since the Korean war, we have suffered more casualties due to accidents than to enemy action. In addition to accidents, friendly fire incident have claimed a significant number of lies as well.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Safety Engineering
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE