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Skiing Hazards #260376

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 08, 1979
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(Studio) Ski industry's use of warning signs due to lawsuits reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Snowbird, UT) Ski operators' concern about Vermont supreme court decision in favor of young skier injured at ski resort, in case of Sunday versus Stratton, noted. [Snowbird Vice President Randy MONTGOMERY - comments on lack of advertising about dangers of skiing.] [Aspen Skiing Corporation spokesperson Tom RICHARDSON - comments.] Tram operators' warnings to skiers at Snowbird, UT, reported [MAN - gives warning.] Aspen operators' installation of signs detailed. State legislature consideration of laws protecting resort operators mentioned.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Cronkite, Walter;
Goldberg, Bernard

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