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Sea Kayaking in Norway

Two kayakers make their way through glacial icebergs.

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OSI Staff

on 11/7/17

MRMS



OSI at MRMS 2017!

Once again, OSI will be at the annual Midwest Risk Management Symposium November 15-17, 2017 at YMCA Camp Ihduhapi in Loretto, MN. This regional gathering joins the community in dynamic discussion and sharing around current risk management topics and trends. OSI senior consultant Andy Leider will be presenting "Assessing Risk in Your Organization: Where Do I Focus and What Do I Do Next?"

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Recalls    
By

OSI Staff

on 11/1/17

Omega Pacific G-First Carabiners



Recall: Omega Pacific Carabiners

Omega Pacific has discovered a defect in a limited number of the G-FIRST series carabiners and is announcing a voluntary recall for replacement.

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OSI Staff

on 10/17/17

WRMC Logo



WRMC 2017 Nov 1-3 Portland ME

WRMC 2017 is November 1-3 in Portland, Maine. OSI will both be presenting and in the Exhibit Hall.

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Recalls    
By

OSI Staff

on 9/13/17

Totem Cams



Recall: Totem Cams

Totem voluntarily recalls Basic cams due to lower than expected strength specification, which affects cams of all sizes. Use of cams with the specified serial numbers and manufacture date range should be discontinued.

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Recalls    
By

OSI Staff

on 9/11/17

Smith Quantum Helmet



Recall: Smith Ski Helmet

Smith voluntarily recalls its Quantum ski and snowboard helmets. The buckle on the helmet can disengage, posing a risk of head injury.

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Recalls    
By

OSI Staff

on 9/5/17

Arcteryx Procline Boot



Recall: Arc’teryx Procline Boot

Arc'teryx has issued a voluntary recall of its Procline Carbon Support Ski Mountaineering Boots due to fall hazard.

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Recalls    
By

OSI Staff

on 7/9/17

Mountain House Recall



Recall: Mtn House Hash

Mountain House Freeze Dried Spicy Southwest Breakfast Hash has been recalled by OFD Food, LLC. due to possible foreign matter contamination.

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By

OSI Staff

on 4/27/17

Outward Bound



Hiring: VOBS TX PD

Know someone who wants to work in the Rio? Perhaps yourself? Outward Bound is hiring a Texas Program Director!

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Recalls    
By

OSI Staff

on 4/15/17

Trango Vergo



Recall: Trango Vergo

Trango has voluntarily recalled all Trango Vergo belay devices in batch numbers 16159 and 16195 that were sold after 1 October 2016. The handles on some devices may have loosened, impairing the device’s assisted braking capacity and significantly increasing the risk of uncontrolled descent.

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