RULES OF CONDUCT FOR SKIERS
Skiing and snowboarding are sports that involve risks like any other sport. The FIS rules relating to skiing and snowboarding have to be regarded as a synthesis of the ideal model of behavior of skiers and snowboarders conscious, careful and diligent. They are expected to know and respect. If non-compliance with these rules due to an accident involving skiers and snowboarders can be seen in the condition of "guilt",
and be held accountable for all liability for the consequences.
|1. Consideration of the other skier and snowboarder
Every skier and snowboarder must conduct themselves in such a manner that no other person is either injured or put at risk.
|2. Control of speed and manner of skiing
Every skier and snowboarder must follow visibility. They need to limit their speed and travelling manners to their level of ability, and always maintain consideration of the terrain, snow and weather conditions, as well as the traffic level of fellow skiers.
|3. Choice of travel lane
The skier and snowboarder approaching from behind must select their route so that they don’t risk the safety of the skier or snowboarder in front of them.
Passing is allowed from above to below from right or the left side, but always from a distance which that doesn’t restrict the movements of the skier or snowboarder being passed.
|5. Entering in, starting and moving up slope
Every skier and snowboarder who turns into a trail, continues after a stop or, or wants to go back up the slope must check above and below, to make sure that they are able to do so without endangering themselves or others.
Every skier and snowboarder must avoid any unnecessary stops on narrow, or areas of limited visibility. Fallen skiers or snowboarder need to clear such areas as soon as possible upon getting back up.
|7. Climbing or walking down slope
A skier or snowboarder climbing up, or walking down on foot must do so at the edge of the trail.
|8. Obeying signs
Every skier and snowboarder must stay within the markings and observe all signalling.
|9. First aid
Every skier and snowboarder is required to offer assistance to injured persons.
|10. Personal ID required
Every skier and snowboarder, whether witnessing, involved in an accident, whether responsible or not, must be able to prove their identity in the event of an accident.