The Essential Technical Rescue Field Operations Guide is a new revised second edition that is destined to become a standard refrence for all rescuers. It is a two color illustrated Technical Rescue procedure guide that is modeled after NFPA 1670 standard for technical rescue and OSHA regulations for confined space rescue and trench rescue. It is specifically based on the Phoenix Fire Departments Urban Technical Rescue Program. This guide covers; Rope Rescue, Confined Space Rescue, Water Rescue, Trench Rescue, Structural Collapse and Helicopter operations. No other field guide covers all six areas of Technical Rescue. The clear and easy to follow illustrations and instructions depict current state of the art techniques and equipment. There are over 180 high quality graphic illustrations with detailed step-by-step instructions for each procedure. The Guide measures 4"x6.5" and is printed on high quality coated stock with a laminated cover. Quick reference tabs for each section and topic make this is a must have rescuer friendly guide.
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Tom Pendley is a Captain Paramedic with the Peoria Fire Department and a member of the technical rescue team.He received the firefighter of the year award in 1993. He has taught technical rescue for the Phoenix Fire Department since 1993 and is currently a technical rescue instructor trainer for the Arizona State Fire Marshals Office. He is also a faculty member with the Maricopa Community College District. In over 14 years as an active volunteer with the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Mountain Rescue Team, he has participated in hundreds of backcountry rescue missions.Tom holds a private pilot helicopter rating and is an avid mountaineer and river runner.
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Book Description Desert Rescue Research, 2000. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P020967523826