Technical Rescue for Structural Collapse, 1st Ed.

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ISBN: 9780879392253

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Addresses the structural collapse portion of NFPA 1006, and the 1999 edition of NFPA 1670. Expands on the basic rescue skills that are covered in IFSTA's Fire Service Rescue. Chapters include: pre-incident planning and scene assessment, hazard reduction, safety, search techniques, cribbing, shoring, principles of lifting, mechanical advantage systems, lifting More »

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ISBN: 9780879392253

Addresses the structural collapse portion of NFPA 1006, and the 1999 edition of NFPA 1670. Expands on the basic rescue skills that are covered in IFSTA's Fire Service Rescue. Chapters include: pre-incident planning and scene assessment, hazard reduction, safety, search techniques, cribbing, shoring, principles of lifting, mechanical advantage systems, lifting and moving techniques, rescue tool use for breaching and cutting, cutting techniques and safety, working with heavy equipment operators at the collapse site, moving victims and caring for them, securing and releasing the scene, and returning to post-incident readiness.

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