Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice, 1st Ed.

by David Sweet
ISBN: 9781449648824

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Overview

This is the only extrication book of its kind to receive the endorsement of both the IAFC and the NFPA.Technical rescuers need to know how to safely and effectively operate at small and large vehicle and machinery extrication incidents. Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice provides all More »

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ISBN: 9781449648824

This is the only extrication book of its kind to receive the endorsement of both the IAFC and the NFPA.

Technical rescuers need to know how to safely and effectively operate at small and large vehicle and machinery extrication incidents. Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice provides all the critical knowledge and skills necessary for technical rescue teams to perform in these environments.

Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice meets and exceeds all the job performance requirements as outlined in chapters 4, 5, and 10 from the 2008 Edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications to achieve the competencies as a Level I and II Vehicle and Machinery technical rescuer. In addition, this text covers all the objectives outlined in NFPA 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents, 2009 Edition from chapters 4, 8, and 12 so that rescue organizations have the capabilities to deliver vehicle and machinery rescue successfully in their jurisdictions.

Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice combines current content with dynamic features and interactive technology to better support instructors and organizations to help prepare future high performing technical rescuers. Modern technologies including alternative powered vehicles and all electric vehicles are covered. Stand-alone chapters on Commercial Vehicles and Agricultural Extrication ensure Level II skills are comprehensively addressed.

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Fire departments need technical rescuers who specialize in performing emergency extrications from vehicles and machinery. If the high-adrenaline job of being a technical rescuer sounds appealing and you would like to pursue qualifications for the job, reading Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice, 1st Ed. is an excellent place to start. This text teaches you everything you need to know about Level I and Level 2 vehicle and machinery extrication.

Complies With NFPA Standards

The book is compliant with the following NFPA standards for vehicle and machinery extrication procedures: NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications (2008), chapters 4, 5 and 10; and NFPA 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents (2009), chapters 4, 8 and 12. The NFPA is one of the most respected standard makers in the areas of building safety, fire safety, and rescue operations.

Level II Skills Fully Addressed

Some vehicle extrication resources fail to fully address Level II skills for extrication. Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice, 1st Ed. is updated to fully address the duties of a Level II extricator, including extrication procedures for commercial vehicles and agricultural vehicles. If you are ready to become a Level I or Level II extricator, this book will provide you with all the information you need about the position and will help you pass any required exams.

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Vehicle Extrication: Levels I & II: Principles and Practice, 1st Ed. is one of the best educational resources for Level I and Level II vehicle and machinery extrication procedures. If becoming a technical rescuer is one of your career goals, this text will help you achieve your aspiration by providing you with the information you need to pass exams and work effectively in emergency rescue operations. Order your copy today.

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