Originally Posted by Eric Parham
Funny, I have a herniated disc. But it wasn't from deadlifting, it was from 15 years ago racing moto-x. I'm sure he knows if his form improved he would be able to lift even more
if your form is flawless , then it isnt a max effort lift period. Go watch any top deadlifters and their form will show a somewhat rounded back. You practice good form so when its time to max out, your form can give somewhat.