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National Safety Awareness Month

Event date and time: 1/1/2020 8:30:00 AM

National Ski Areas Association's (NSAA) National Safety Awareness Month is part of the Heads Up Safety Initiative
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Pats Peak National Safety Awareness Month Activities Include:

  • Kids' Safety Poster Contest in the base lodge with designs based on "Your Responsibility Code"
  • Kids' Safety Posters will be hung in the base lodge. Prizes, provided by Ski NH, will be awarded to top winners. They will also submitted to NSAA for the national contest.
  • A safety message will be posted on the Pats Peak daily Snow Reports online and around the mountain throughout the month.
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Your Responsibility Code:

  • Always stay in control, and be able to stop or avoid other people or objects.
  • People ahead of you have the right of way. It is your responsibility to avoid them.
  • You must not stop where you obstruct a trail, or are not visible from above.
  • Whenever starting downhill or merging into a trail, look uphill and yield to others.
  • Always use devices to help prevent runaway equipment.
  • Observe all posted signs and warnings. Keep off closed trails and out of closed areas.
  • Prior to using any lift, you must have the knowledge and ability to load, ride and unload safely.

This is a partial list. Be safety conscious.


Other NSAA safety programs include www.lidsonkids.org and www.freestyleterrain.com.

For more information on National Safety Awareness Week or the Heads Up Safety Initiative, visit www.nsaa.org.

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