The Cleveland Clinic recently posted a video about the importance of empathy when treating patients.
You never know just what the person you passed by is thinking or feeling. It’s good to remember this and proceed with care & empathy whenever interacting with other people, be they patients, colleagues or anyone else.
Watching someone dive off a cliff, professional daredevil or not, can make you queasy. Or terrified.
Now add in the fact that the equipment malfunctions.
Matthew Gough’s parachute opened backwards and got twisted and tangled. He smacked into the cliff wall, started tumbling, & hit the ground at 40 mph. He survived with only minor injuries.