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A change in vitals would have changed the plan of action used for both extrications . As luck would have it, both patients remained stable throughout the extrications and crews could stick to Plan A. To read the articles click on the links
Deliveries The Nashville (TN) Fire Department uses this LUVERNE quint (one of four) for firefighting, ladder operations, and extrications , Chief Norman Dozier explains. The apparatus must maneuver on the interstate, urban, suburban, and rural roads within
is no longer supplying a charge (although the air bag capacitors may still hold a charge for quite awhile). On simple extrications , where stability of the vehicle is nothing more than placing a few step chocks, disconnecting the battery (or batteries
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
BREAKTHROUGH PUMP TECHNOLOGY: NEW STRENGTH FOR FIRE AND RESCUE EXTRICATIONS BY FRED KNOWLES Industrial fire and rescue companies can never have too much power when it comes to extrication incidents. Plane
One of the EMTs climbs through the back window and makes his way up to the front of the van, noticing a power wheelchair as he passes through the center of the vehicle.
By DAVID DALRYMPLE Here is a unique twist for extrications involving pickup trucks, which may be a vehicle that you haven't had to deal with yet when working at a motor vehicle accident
Improves existing products and introduces new innovative tools to make extrications safer, faster and easier to perform.
Manufactures a line of air hammer rescue kits, which are field proven for extrications and other types of emergency cutting.
enlarge image Hastings (NE) Fire Rescue replaced a smaller truck with this RESCUE 1 unit, which responds to medical calls, extrications , and rope rescues. It is also used to provide rehab and lighting as well, according to Captain Craig Oswald. It has enhanced