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In Depth (Skiing Safety / Risks) #621166

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 06, 1998
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Taos, New Mexico: Mike Boettcher) The issue of skiing safety in light of the recent deaths of celebrities Michael Kennedy and Sonny Bono examined; statistics on deaths on ski slopes and skiing injuries per year cited. [SKIERS, Taos ski instructor Jeff MUGLESTON, Aspen Valley Hospital Dr. William RODMAN, Taos Ski Valley,Incorporated, vice president Chris STAGG - talk about the use of helmets while skiing.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Chicago: David Gregory) Everyday risks in life presented; examples of daily accidents with chance of death statistics cited. ["True Odds" author James WALSH, corporate risk consultant Peter SANDMAN - talk about daily risks.]

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom;
Gregory, David

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