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Report here:
http://www.ngi.no/upload/Sn%C3%B8skred/Ulykker/Fatal%20accident_2012_19March_Sorbmegaisa.pdf
... but nothing about the decision-making.
(Somewhat speculatively, I got the feeling from reading other sources that some tension might have existed between more local tour operators vs ship-based tours with their foreign skiers and guides.)

On Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:39:07 -0700, Jim Crowley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>Thanks for the PPT, Sheffy.
>
>Terrain in that Norway avalanche looks like the awful combination of
>wind-loaded and rocky and steep. I'd be interested in learning why they
>skied it rather than the slope to the looker's right appears to be much
>safer (i.e,., less rocky and steep, and perhaps not as wind-affected).
>
>Is there a report about this incident?

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