14 Duties of Miscellaneous Adventure Activity Operators

The Himachal Pradesh Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (Draft) Rule 14 lists the following duties for theses activity operators: 1. Report all accidents and incidents immediately to the following authorities of the area: (Rule 14-i) Activity-specific Association, Chairman of Technical Committee, Deputy Director Tourism and Civil Aviation, District administration, or District Tourism…

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HP Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (Draft) Sub-Rules 12-VI, VII

  Let’s learn about Himachal Pradesh Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (Draft) Sub-Rules 12-VI and VII.   Guidelines for Other Adventure Sports (Sub-Rule 12-VI)   The sub-rule VI suggests that the other adventure sports’ operators shall follow the existing national / international guidelines / norms.   Familiarization Runs on New Rivers and…

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Safety Measures for Joy Ride Parks in Himachal Pradesh

In the last lesson, you learnt safety guidelines for organizing hot air ballooning in Himachal Pradesh. Today, you will learn the safety measures suggested for joy ride parks in Himachal Pradesh. The Himachal Pradesh Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (draft) Rule 12-V suggests to form a sub-committee that will inspect the equipment…

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Prerequisites for Hot Air Ballooning in Himachal Pradesh

The Himachal Pradesh Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (draft) Rule 12-IV defines hot air ballooning and lists prerequisites for organizing the activity in the State. What is hot air ballooning? Hot air ballooning is an adventure activity that requires an aircraft, a balloon, a glider, or similar craft. What are the prerequisites…

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Role of Technical Committee in Miscellaneous Adventures: A Quiz

The Himachal Pradesh Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (Draft) Rule 9, 2016 discusses various functions of the Technical Committee to ensure safety of all the stakeholders participating in the miscellaneous adventures conducted in the State. Read 15 Functions of Technical Committee Formed under Draft HPMAAR and do the following quiz:

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Himachal Safety Standards for Bungee Jumping

In the previous lesson, you learnt about river crossing techniques and safety guidelines recommended by Himachal Pradesh.  Now, you will learn various bungee jumping provisions discussed in the Himachal Pradesh Miscellaneous Adventure Activities (Draft) Rule 12-iii, 2016. What is bungee? Bungee is a rubber cord that is stretchable. One end…

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