DOOR-REMOVAL TECHNIQUE FOR USE AT VEHICLE EXTRICATIONS

11/01/1999
DOOR-REMOVAL TECHNIQUE FOR USE AT VEHICLE EXTRICATIONS DAVID SWEET Vehicle extrication tactics are constantly changing. New techniques and tools to help simplify our job as rescuers are being developed every day. Yet, most departments don`t take advantage of the technology. Training for extrication operations often is not held in as high esteem as training for fire or EMS. Vehicle extrication training should be conducted every two or three months. The new materials installed in vehicles each year--such as multiple air bags, reinforced steel frames, and composite panels--demand new training and techniques that can be eye-openers for departments that think extrication involves sim...

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