Avalanche Beacon Precautions

By |2019-12-27T20:27:16+00:00December 27th, 2019|Categories: Safety|

Avalanche beacons are specialized radio transceivers operating on the frequency 457 kHz.  Because they use radio frequencies, they are subject to problems caused by interference.  Interference can be caused by many factors, some of which are under your control, others are not.  Your radio, cell phone, GPS device, smartwatch, and even the foil-lined energy bar wrapper [...]

NSAA: How Tax Reform Will Benefit Resorts, Employees & Suppliers

By |2019-02-19T21:53:56+00:00April 19th, 2018|Categories: Safety|

Ever wonder how legislation can directly affect the ski industry and what the new tax law implications are. In the latest issue of the NSAA Journal Dave Byrd, NSAA Director of Risk and Regulatory Affairs tries to unpack the Tax cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA).   Click the image below to read the article [...]