Resorts promoting skier safety on the slopes

Resorts promoting skier safety on the slopes
Local News

By Ross Leonhart

EAGLE COUNTY — January is National Safety Awareness Month, and both Vail and Beaver Creek resorts are preaching what they practice year-round. “Safety is one of our core values and something that is on our minds and reflected in our actions all season long,” Sally Gunter, of Vail Resorts, said via email. From ski and snowboard school partnering with lift operations on a Children on Lifts initiative to Mountain Safety patrolling the designated slow zones, each department contributes to overall safety for both visitors and employees.In-bounds, on-mountain safety revolves around the Responsibility Code, which consists of seven points of focus.“The …

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