Deutscher Gleitschirm- und Drachenflugverband e.V.


Looking for representative data, the DHV sent a questionnaire to all pilots who reported an accident with spinal injuries in the years 2009, 2010 and 2011. 72* replies were received from 122 pilots who were sent the questionnaire. The results are an indication of what type of accident scenarios lead to spinal injuries.

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