human909 wrote:However in the case of cycling it seems that many times there is an information void. Furthermore the cause and blame is often obvious.
I would not agree that this is the always case. Even if it is obvious say, 70% of the time, the 30% doubtful cause cases make a bit of discretion valuable.
human909 wrote:Amongst the rockclimbers discussions are enthusiastic whenever incidents occur. Because of a tight knit community information normally comes out. Also there is often MORE to discuss as almost always it is user error.
THIS being the main reason for a different information flow. Usually there is no-one likely to face up to criminal charges or legal claims.