Search and rescue operations -- Risk assessment  

Master of Disaster Avalanche

In the 2007-2008 winter season alone, 52 people died in avalanches in the U.S. and Canada, and more than double that number worldwide. As more and more people head into to unpatrolled backcountry, these numbers are on the rise. In this episode, Tim Samaras will bring his expertise and tools to try and measure the forces inside an avalanche – ...
  • 2008
  • 00:47:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/09/2017

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News in Review - September 2012 Elliot Lake Mall Collapse: A Preventable Tragedy?

Two people were killed and 22 others were injured when the roof of the Algo Centre Mall in Elliot Lake collapsed on June 23, 2012. The speed and efficiency of emergency response to the collapse has been criticized, and the mall's safety and structural integrity will be questioned in a public inquiry.
  • 2012
  • 00:16:09
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2012

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