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Forum: Accidents and Incidents

This forum is for the discussion of diving Accidents and Incidents. Please read the message at the top of the forum before posting threads or responses. Memorial threads can be posted in the Passings forum.

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  1. A forum to discuss those situations where something horrible could have happened, but we somehow managed to avoid a real accident.
    Please Note: This forum has special rules. This forum is intended to be a "flame free zone" where divers of any skill level may share their incident without fear of being accosted. Please show respect and courtesy at all times. Remember that the inquirer is sharing a potentially embarrassing moment. This is a learning zone and consequently, any off-topic or overly harsh responses will be removed. We encourage people to share their near misses, so that we all may learn from little mistakes that could ultimately be costly.

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  2. This is a fully moderated forum, dedicated to the systematic analysis of accidents and incidents. Posts will be reviewed for compliance with the rules of accident analysis before they are posted. Patience is important here.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Special rules - Please Read

    Started by Rick Murchison, October 10th, 2001 01:15 AM
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  1. One dead, one critical after 20 hours in cave - Spain

    Started by DandyDon, July 21st, 2014 07:53 PM
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  2. rebreather death in italy

    Started by abnfrog, Today 10:18 AM
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  3. SAN DIEGO - A man who was scuba diving died Sunday

    Started by FM1520, June 22nd, 2014 09:22 PM
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  4. Ustica Rebreather Incident

    Started by gianaameri, Today 01:51 AM
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    Today, 10:12 AM Go to last post
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    Yesterday, 05:26 PM Go to last post
  5. Danish diver dead - Bergen, Norway

    Started by filipaug, Yesterday 09:40 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 268
    Yesterday, 10:07 AM Go to last post
  6. A Close Call (from jsonline)

    Started by sharkpoop, August 27th, 2011 05:48 PM
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    July 27th, 2014, 11:21 PM Go to last post
  7. Fatality after seal dive - Bristol Channel, UK

    Started by DandyDon, July 26th, 2014 08:43 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    July 27th, 2014, 03:44 PM Go to last post
  8. Diver missing in the Bahamas

    Started by bandit_TX, July 14th, 2014 10:02 PM
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    July 26th, 2014, 12:21 PM Go to last post
  9. Gator bites golf ball diver - Florida

    Started by DandyDon, July 23rd, 2014 09:52 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    July 26th, 2014, 10:14 AM Go to last post
  10. Missing diver Folly Beach SC

    Started by Easdem, July 12th, 2014 09:19 PM
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    July 26th, 2014, 12:04 AM Go to last post
  11. Non breathing unconscious diver Key Largo Fl.

    Started by skoobajunkie, July 23rd, 2014 03:56 PM
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    July 25th, 2014, 01:34 PM Go to last post
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  12. Diver missing off Marblehead Ma

    Started by mmerriman, July 22nd, 2014 02:37 PM
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    July 23rd, 2014, 01:24 PM Go to last post
  13. Student diver dead - Co. Kent, England

    Started by DandyDon, July 16th, 2014 12:50 AM
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