My first thought, before reading any replies, was ouch, don't mount fender horns upward along a surface that has any chance of someone sliding down across it.
Originally Posted by Tom.B
Well... ummm... okay then. I think the statistical probability of this is so astronomical, it is hard for it to really be a deciding factor. However, thanks for the warning. If I put it there, I will exercise caution.
Losing fingers is more common than you'd think. A friend had a guest onboard trying to handle lines during a raft-up. The ring worn on the thumb when with it and the situation suddenly went wrong and there was too much tension on the line.