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members of Rescue 1 and three members of the Tech Rescue team . The remaining 10 Tech Rescue team members were also dispatched from engine ..... needing to move any dirt. On arrival, the Tech Rescue team immediately went to work. Members lined
Technical Rescue Team will conduct the operation, and members will safely rappel down the face of our tower. Tech rescue team members first will conduct a capabilities briefing describing what and how they will assist county departments with
Boston yesterday. The Boston Globe recounted (http://bo.st/IHSHZ0) the rescue effort, which involved tech rescue team firefighters strapping the victim into a Stokes basket that was placed atop the ladder and lowered down. The victim
Department Response: We are in the process of building a tech rescue team . Because of the lack of training on this subject ..... allows us to train our members in house. All rope/ tech rescue training is done through individual departments up
By Mike Donahue In this new technical rescue series, Mike Donahue will provide quick tips on tech rescue operations and specific skills and knowledge that can help you improve your effectiveness in rescue situations. This first installment
earthquake in the Cascadia Subduction Zone that would ravage the coastal Northwest of the United States. Most alarmingly for tech rescue teams and first responders, it seems the region's infrastructure and population are largely unprepared for what the report
Jacob McAfee discusses the one position within the confined space incident command structure that often gets overlooked: the attendant.
Firefighters and dozens of rescue crews helped rescue a worker trapped in a trench collapse yesterday in Falls Church, Virginia.
Larry Collins analyzed a 1999 trench rescue and other technical rescue incidents along with lessons learned during his Tuesday afternoon workshop, “Managing Rescue Operations.” A battalion chief with the Los Angeles County (CA) Fire Department, Collins has presented at FDIC for more than 20 years
Mike Donahue examines several shoring systems for technical rescue applications and the principles that they are based on.