Desert Storm Crash: It’s Not The Boats Fault

Knowledge without skill is only words on paper and performance without understanding fundamental knowledge is a precarious perch to which the human will eventually fall from. The boat crashed about Brian Smith, of St. Results 1 to 14 of Organizers say the Lake Cumberland Poker Run is one of the largest events of its kind in the country. Getting bad advice is unfortunate, taking bad advice is a Serious matter!!

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Very, very sad deal. Someone that was there told me the lake police was making everyone go to the other side and watch. QE Twin Turbo. I heard several boats were crossing back and forth all day. The lead boat had to change course to avoid that spectator craft, Jeff couldnt avoid the roostertail. Errors The following errors occurred with your submission.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself. Posting Quick Reply - Please Wait. Tags for this Thread crash , cumberland , dead , lake , poker , run. All times are GMT The time now is We have now seen the video of the DCB M35 going over during the actual event too many times.

What does this really mean, we read about and hear people talk about it. Safety for the most part seems to be people talking about life jackets, kill switches, and having rescue divers at recreational boating events. In every instance of a boat crash that I have witnesses or reviewed the boat was never the problem.

Now you can say it was a mechanical failure, the drive, the steering, the tunnel tab stuck, the hull came apart. Well in every instance of this occurrence the human was responsible for the design, engineering, replacement part, repair, or modification to the part and is really where the responsibility rests.

The failure of the human to properly maintain and manage what they are riding is where the failure occurred.

Professionally safety protocols are broken down into two principals; prevention and response. Boating safety and event safely plans are primarily based upon antiquated response plans rather than prevention plans. He was a good friend to everybody and a hardworking entrepreneur. Another passenger, identified by Florida officials as Joseph Latona, 60, also was injured when the Outerlimits powerboat — which had two operators at the time — turned over and became partially submerged, the agency said.

Nestola said he was the only one still hospitalized. Records show Latona also is from Merrick. Joseph Cibellis, 52, who was at the helm when the midday accident occurred, and Steven Kropp, 60, both escaped injury, the agency said. Cibellis is from Oceanside; Kropp lives in Bellmore, records show.

They were not traveling fast when their craft rolled over, he said, adding the cause of the crash is not known.

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