More deaths on Everest underscore its problems with overcrowding and unstable weather and geography, writes Nick Heil.
Hours of delays, EMTs called in to treat those passing out from overcrowding.
If overcrowding was also part of their calculus, there was no mention of it on the site.
Doctors said the stream of patients never stops and that overcrowding looms.
In 1989, dozens of soccer fans were crushed to death due to overcrowding in a South Yorkshire stadium.
There was overcrowding, and “the enclosure for exercise leaves much to be desired.”
Surely this must indicate that the cause of decay is not overcrowding.
Thousands of them chose this way, overcrowding cities where disease mowed them down.
Sordid surroundings, ignorance, and overcrowding did the rest.
History furnishes many painful instances of the ill effects of overcrowding.