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Techniques, tips and hints on Para-research field trips and the like.
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P3: Occupational Hazards in Paranormal Research

Posted by Atticus on Sunday, November 29, 2009, In : Group Advice 

Ok so here is the 3rd and final part of the 'Occupational Hazards in Paranormal Research' papers.
If you missed the first 2, they can be found by clicking below...

P1: Occupational Hazards in Paranormal Research

P2: Occupational Hazards in Paranormal Research

So on this one we are going to look into the more personal side of being a researcher and being part of a team. The initial thought is 'how could it possibly change my life?'
The afterthought however is,
'oh yeah, so it does'
This is quite po...


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P2: Occupational Hazards in Paranormal Research

Posted by Atticus on Sunday, November 29, 2009, In : Group Advice 

Following on from Occupational Hazards part 1
I now continue with the pit-falls but this time I will be concentrating mainly on the group ethics.

No doubt I may get in trouble for lifting the lid on what goes on but through my 10 years or so of doing this ive noticed a pattern. and this im going to share with you. So lets kick things off with Organizational Hazards.

Here I take you deeper into the world of Paranormal teams and what it takes to lead such a group of researchers. 

Now, Im not referr...


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P1: Occupational Hazards In Paranormal Research

Posted by Atticus on Sunday, November 29, 2009, In : Group Advice 

In this multi part article, we're going to take a deeper uncensored, raw look at the hazards of the paranormal field. From being out on the study to in-group mutiny!

So lets start off with asking the question, Is Paranormal Research and/or ghost hunting dangerous?
It most certainly can be! But so is driving a car and going to work. Virtually all activities in life carry some sort of risk; it is up to you to make informed choices about what you are willing to participate in.
So what are the oc...


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Why Insurance has become important

Posted by Atticus on Saturday, November 28, 2009, In : Group Advice 

What a boring subject to be put on a paranormal site! That is true but could also be the most important subject to read up on! It is quite often over-looked and in this day and age, can any serious reserach team afford not to have any? 

Lets kick things off.

"Do I need Public Liability Insurance?"

This is a question we have been asked frquently! There is an easy way to tell, if you accept any money, including expenses, for any work you undertake or have undertaken then you really should have P...


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