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Warning: specific training is essential before caving. Caving can be dangerous and may lead to severe injury or even death.

This website is provided "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING , BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Gaining an adequate apprenticeship in appropriate techniques and methods of caving is your own responsibility.

You personally assume all risks and responsibilities for all damage, injury or death which may occur during or following incorrect use of information presented on this website or any publication or training by the MSS or members of the MSS in any manner whatsoever. If you are not able, or not in a position to assume this responsibility, do not cave.

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