His team at Global Rescue, the only fully integrated provider of medical, security, intelligence and communication in the world, rescues those who walk that line then somehow slip -- any place on Earth.
"We're very much in the business of saving people from themselves," he says. "What people most frequently do is they underestimate the severity of the environment that they're entering."
Other takeaways include:
- You need to correctly calibrate your perception of risk to the environment you're entering and not just try to push through adversity.
- The law of numbers will catch up with you, so scout out risks beforehand by analyzing the situation.