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Published annually since 1948, Accidents in North American Mountaineering reports on the year’s most significant and educational climbing accidents. In each case, we analyze what went wrong, helping climbers prevent or survive similar situations in the future.
Accidents 2015 contains the gripping first-hand reports and expert analyses of accidents you've come to expect. Additionally, this year’s "Know the Ropes" section aims to prevent accidents related to rock climbing protection by teaching the best practices for sport and traditional climbing. "Danger Zones" analyzes accidents on the Nose of El Capitan for the past 41 years, helping climbers plan safer ascents of big-wall climbs.