Date of Incident

07/09/2018

Country

England

Incident

Fall under first piece of gear landing on rock below

Lessons

Forget about trad rules and use a pad

Activity

Trad rock climbing

When

Ascending

Injury

Serious injury requiring medical treatment

Causes

Slip, trip or fall

Anonymous?

No

Reported By

Participant

Wearing Helmets?

Yes

Rescue Services Involved?

Upper warfdale fell rescue

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