Treadmills Linked with Fatalities

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B2 – Upper intermediate

Dave Goldberg was a very successful entrepreneur who died of a severe head trauma after falling off a treadmill. The cause of the fall isn’t clear yet.

Some people would call Goldberg’s death a freak accident. Read the article below to have more information on how dangerous some exercise equipment can be.

Dave Goldberg Death: Treadmills Linked with 3 Fatalities Yearly

Discuss:

1. After reading the article, do you think using a treadmill is that dangerous?
2. What other considerations do we need to take before we use any exercise machine?
3. Do you know of any other gym-related accidents?

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