The drive lost control of their car, crashed through the wall of an ambnulance station and into the back of an ambulance.
The knife-wielding man was subdued by civilians and firefighters from Fire & Rescue NSW who were returning from a code call.
Using thermal imagining cameras, firefighters are to enter a structure with little visibility and locate a trapped victim, or item in this Firefighter Search and Rescue Drill from FRNSW 205 Armidale and 475 Uralla.
This is a great way to familiarise new members to the appliance and the equipment onboard. It can also be used as a problem-solving drill to get firefighters to construct a water source capable of being pumped from.
This drill is about communications and working together as a team. It’s about giving clear instructions, but also clarification if instructions are unclear.
A rescue drill to think outside the box. Don’t just jump straight to the shears – think outside the box to free your trapped victim.