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Skis, speed, signs ruled out as cause of Schumacher accident

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Investigators probing Michael Schumacher's accident on Wednesday ruled out faulty skis, inadequate signage and excessive speed as possible causes of his life-threatening off-piste fall in the French Alps. 

Michael Schumacher (L) poses in Madonna di Campiglio, Italy with his wife Corinna on January 16, 2003

They said that signs marking the edge of the piste Schumacher skied off just before the accident on December 29 were in line with legal requirements, his rented skis were in perfect condition, and that the Formula One legend had appeared in control of his speed.

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