Introducing The Human Factor

The intro video to a five-part multimedia series investigating the decisions skiers make in the backcountry, presented by Black Diamond.

Why do skiers make the decisions they do in avalanche terrain? Journalist David Page spent weeks on the road, traveling across the country to talk to backcountry skiers and snow safety experts to find answers to that question.

Stay tuned for The Human Factor, presented by Black Diamond, a five-chapter multimedia story about decision-making in backcountry terrain. Read the foreward, by Editor John Stifter on The Human Factor landing page. The first chapter will be published on Tuesday, November 11, and subsequent chapters will be published the following Tuesdays.