ITV Agenda 30 paraglider, None, 1 May 2008

ITV Agenda 30 paraglider, None

Summary:

A paraglider became airborne with a second person holding the harness straps in a deliberate attempt to increase the paraglider’s weight. The paraglider unexpectedly gained height and the second person fell, suffering fatal injuries. The investigation concluded that unsuitable equipment, unsuitable wind conditions and a lack of formal training were contributory factors.

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