High Angle Rope Rescue Techniques

High Angle Rope Rescue Techniques

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Your Definitive High Angle Rope Rescue Guide! The fourth edition of High-Angle Rope Rescue Techniques: Levels I a II provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of high-angle rescue, including planning, PPE and equipment, medical considerations, evacuations, and special rescue operations. Based on the 2013 edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, High-Angle Rope Rescue Techniques: Levels I a II provides a broad overview of all rescue techniques to meets the needs of fire service, search and rescue, and many other rope rescue professionals. The fourth edition has been updated to include: Coverage of new protective equipment, terminology, rescue products, and techniques. All new Skill Drills that provide step-by-step instruction on how to execute important skills and procedures. Separation of High-Angle Rope Rescue I and II Level content throughout the textbook and instructor resources.The Prusik cord must be strong enough to support the intended load with a proper safety margin, but it should not be so large that it is hard to get the hitch to a€œset.a€ Stretch The Prusik cord should not be stretchy; otherwise it will be difficult to anbsp;...

Title:High Angle Rope Rescue Techniques
Author:Tom Vines, Steve Hudson
Publisher:Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2014-11-26


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