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  1. DOOR-REMOVAL TECHNIQUE FOR USE AT VEHICLE EXTRICATIONS

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Nov 1999

    TECHNIQUE FOR USE AT VEHICLE EXTRICATIONS DAVID SWEET Vehicle extrication tactics are constantly changing. New techniques and tools to ..... The point is that it`s a waste of time to practice extrication techniques on a perfectly good vehicle because that`s not the

  2. Advanced Extrication Techniques

    Online Articles

    Wed, 21 Oct 2009

    the victim’s legs. This is a situation for which you would consider the FFJ. It is important that the extrication techniques have a name so that firefighters trained in a certain technique will be able to identify it, no matter where they

  1. Contemporary Vehicle Extrication Techniques

    Online Articles

    Thu, 18 Aug 2005

    them should no longer be acceptable. A number of basic extrication techniques may be used together to complete the extrication process ..... this whistle stop tour through the many areas where extrication techniques are (or should be) changing or becoming obsolete

  2. Vehicle Extrication: Extrication Zone Coming to FDIC 2013

    Online Articles

    Fri, 1 Mar 2013

    knowledge increases the likelihood of a successful set of extrication tactics that accomplish the overall strategy and ultimately increases ..... work together to provide you with not only the latest extrication techniques , but the big picture and best practices of an efficient

  3. EMS from the Jump Seat

    Online Articles

    Mon, 14 Feb 2011

    bag deployment--the additional damage from proper extrication techniques will not decrease the “life” of the car, which will probably ..... our tactics, and we should not let it influence our extrication tactics , either. Instead of just “yanking” patients out

  4. Extrication Tips Video: Door Removal

    Online Articles

    Fri, 28 Dec 2012

    In the video below on vehicle extrication techniques , Brock Archer explains how to take advantage of vehicle construction to make the most of your extrication efforts. This video

  5. FIFTH DOOR AND MODIFIED DASH LIFT

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Nov 2004

    The Fifth Door and Modified Dash Lift extrication techniques described below will save time, require fewer ..... protective equipment, and vehicle stabilization. The extrication techniques described here are intended to provide additional

  6. THE HIGH DASH LIFT

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Dec 2000

    BY DAVID SWEET In most motor vehicle accidents involving victim entrapment, the use of basic extrication techniques such as door removal, roof removal, and dash roll are usually all it takes to free a victim. Every now and then, however

  7. Best Practices for Vehicle Rescue

    Online Articles

    Wed, 8 Oct 2008

    Operational concerns at vehicle incidents deserve a fresh look, especially as we learn to deal with hazards from new vehicle technology. Dave Dalrymple reviews the fundamentals of rescue and extrication tactics for today's vehicle emergencies.

  8. Basic Cab Extrication

    Video

    Tue, 13 Sep 2011

    Steve White demonstrates basic extrication techniques for cabs of large-sized trucks like big rigs.