Staying safe on the slopes

Staying Safe On The Slopes
Recent ski-lift accidents trigger renewed focus on safety.

TOGGENBURG MOUNTAIN, N.Y. (WSTM) Recent accidents have triggered a renewed focus on safety at ski lifts.

While getting hurt on a ski lift is pretty rare, you still need to know the risks of riding and take safety seriously.

Toggenburg Mountain lift supervisor Mark Graves has tips to make sure you make it up and get back down the mountain safely.

“Just make sure that when you’re skiing with somebody that you know which side of the chair you want to sit on. Don’t be getting up there and deciding you want to switch positions. Always have control of your ski poles,” says Graves.

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