The Lifesystems outdoor survival range contains items considered by mountain rescue services to be essential in case of an emergency. If you have an accident or are lost, it is vital to try and find shelter, stay warm and do everything possible to help rescuers find you.
Freezing temperatures can set in quickly, particularly at altitude. Especially in combination with fatigue, dehydration or wet clothes, this can lead to hypothermia. particularly when fatigued, dehydrated or wet. Hypothermia occurs when the body's internal temperature drops below 35°c and can be fatal.