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Incident Report 2020-05-01T16:26:00+00:00

Unsecured Line Reel

Incident Date

1907-05-05

Incident Description

1976: While pushing in Turkey Sump a diver had not secured his line to his reel. He simply reeled off the end and failed to notice. However visibility was good enough for him to find his way back to it.

Lessons Learned

Secure line to line reel.
Factors
Line Management Major
Gas Management Negligible
Equipment Management Major
Equipment Failure Negligible
Training Minor
Medical Negligible
Planning Negligible
Procedural Error Negligible
Cave Environment Negligible
Weather Negligible
Other Factor Unknown