Safety Reports

Safety Reports

Annual safety reports and recommendations, and other safety-related documents.

Incident Trends for 2022 through June - Kayaking

This report shows annual incident trends for Kayaking through June 2022.

application/pdf 2Q 22 Kayaking Incidents.pdf — 460.3 KB

Incident Trends for 2022 through March - Kayaking

This report shows annual incident trends for Kayaking through March 2022.

application/pdf 03.22 Kayaking Incidents.pdf — 459.5 KB

Incident Trends for 2022 through June - Climbing

This report shows annual incident trends for Climbing activities through June 2022.

application/pdf 2Q 22 Climbing Incidents.pdf — 453.6 KB

Incident Trends for 2022 through March - Climbing

This report shows annual incident trends for Climbing activities through March 2022.

application/pdf 03.22 Climbing Incidents.pdf — 458.2 KB

Incident Trends for 2022 through June - OFF TRAIL

This report shows annual incident trends for OFF TRAIL activities through June 2022.

application/pdf 2Q 22 Off Trail Incidents.pdf — 467.3 KB

Incident Trends for 2022 through March - OFF TRAIL

This report shows annual incident trends for OFF TRAIL activities through March 2022.

application/pdf 03.22 Off-trail Incidents.pdf — 466.9 KB

Incident Detail for Incidents Occurring in April, May, and June 2022

This table shows incident details --- with pronouns, names, and locations removed --- for incidents that occurred in 2Q 2022.

application/pdf 2Q 22 Incident Detail.pdf — 451.4 KB

Forbidden Peak Summary Incident Report - May 2018

In July of last year, The Mountaineers community experienced the tragic loss of Sue Bennett, a cherished super volunteer and extraordinary leader of the Bellingham climbing community. As a result of the incident, which occurred on a Mountaineers trip, The Mountaineers initiated a critical response process including the formation of an incident review committee. The incident review committee prepared this incident report.

application/pdf Forbidden Incident Summary - The Mountaineers.pdf — 442.6 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - WINTER

This report shows annual incident trends for WINTER activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Winter Through Dec 2021.pdf — 460.4 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - Scrambling

This report shows annual incident trends for Scrambling activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Scrambing Through Dec 2021.pdf — 446.5 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - WATER

This report shows annual incident trends for WATER activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Water Through Dec 2021.pdf — 458.6 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - Hiking and Backpacking

This report shows annual incident trends for Hiking and Backpacking activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Hiking and Backpacking Through Dec 2021.pdf — 453.0 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - ON TRAIL

This report shows annual incident trends for ON TRAIL activities through December 2021.

application/pdf On Trail Through Dec 2021.pdf — 461.0 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - Kayaking

This report shows annual incident trends for Kayaking activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Kayaking Through Dec 2021.pdf — 455.5 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - Climbing

This report shows annual incident trends for Climbing activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Climbing Through Dec 2021.pdf — 457.9 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - Org Level

This report shows annual incident trends for ALL ORGANIZATION activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Org Level Through Dec 2021.pdf — 462.6 KB

December 2021 Incident Trend Report - OFF TRAIL

This report shows annual incident trends for OFF TRAIL activities through December 2021.

application/pdf Off Trail Through Dec 2021.pdf — 464.8 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Winter

This file shows annual incident trends for winter-related activities through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Winter Incident Rates - Through Dec 31, 2020.pdf — 251.6 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Water

This file shows annual incident trends for water-related activities through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Water Incident Rates - Through Dec 31, 2020.pdf — 250.1 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Scrambling

This file shows annual incident trends for Scrambling through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Scrambling Incident Rates - Through Dec 31, 2020.pdf — 238.8 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Org Level

This report shows annual incident trends for the organization as a whole through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Org Incident Rates - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 233.3 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - On Trail

This report shows annual incident trends for on-trail activities through December 31, 2021.

application/pdf On Trail Incident Rates - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 251.5 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Off Trail

This file shows annual incident trends for off trail activities through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Off Trail Incident Rates - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 452.6 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Kayaking

This file shows annual incident trends for Kayaking through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Kayak Incident Rates - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 248.6 KB

2020 Incident Trend Report - Climbing

This file shows annual incident trends for Climbing through December 31, 2020.

application/pdf Climbing Incident Rates - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 250.3 KB

2020 Incident Detail - Kayaking

This file shows incident detail for Kayaking (2017 through December 31, 2020).

application/pdf Kayak Incident Detail - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 316.2 KB

2020 Incident Detail - Climbing

This file shows incident detail for Climbing (2017 through December 31, 2020).

application/pdf Climbing Incident Detail - Through Dec 31 2020.pdf — 547.8 KB

2018 - 2021 Mountaineers Safety Report

Here is a Safety Report combining 2018 through 2021. This report provides summary statistics, analysis, and key lessons learned. Additionally, there are detailed charts showing incident severity, type, frequency, rate, broken out by year. Finally, an appendix shows incident descriptions and lessons learned, removing specific incident date, names, and second person pronouns in support of anonymity. Mountaineers members and leaders can use this information to better prepare for courses and trips in order to reduce frequency and severity of incidents.

application/pdf Safety Report 2018 - 2021.pdf — 2.9 MB

2017 Mountaineers Safety Report (PDF)

A summary of the Mountaineer incidents reported in 2017

application/pdf 2017 Mountaineers Safety Report.pdf — 753.5 KB

2017 Mountaineers Safety Report Highlights

Summary statistics and key takeaways from the 2017 Annual Safety Report.

application/pdf 2017 Annual Safety Report Highlights.pdf — 181.5 KB