Maureen and Szczerba had become friendly at RGIT
. But when she spurned his advances, he launched a vile internet campaign against her.
"I think he began focusing on RGIT
to try and get me out so he could get more work."
Expert Jim Brand, Aberdeen-based operations manager at the UK's largest survival training company RGIT
Limited, reckoned that Charlene must have been "pushing the boundaries of survival".
Dave McKeon, an instructor at the world-renowned RGIT
survival training centre in Aberdeen, said the man's "will to live" had undoubtedly seen him through his ordeal.
The operations manager at the RGIT
offshore survival centre in Aberdeen said drivers should never walk away from a vehicle if they can't see where they are going.
The pair were in Aberdeen for the party's Scottish conference and paid a visit to the RGIT
Survival Unit to take part in the safety training exercise.
Jim Brand, operations manager at Aberdeen's RGIT
offshore survival centre, described Iain's survival as "fantastic".
Sue Coleshaw, of Aberdeen's RGIT
Survival Centre, said: "Without an immersion suit or any protection, he really has been incred- ibly lucky."