Suspended car with persons trapped / cordage drill!

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This is certainly up there with the more complex rescue drill we’ve seen. Hamilton County USAR unit conducted a drill where a car was hanging off a ledge, with persons reported trapped inside.

Crews needed to stabilise the vehicle, extricate then package the patient – all while suspended in the air via cordage. Now that is some drill!

Photos: Hamilton County USAR

Posted by Hamilton County Urban Search & Rescue (Ohio US&R Region 6) on Thursday, 23 March 2017

Posted by Hamilton County Urban Search & Rescue (Ohio US&R Region 6) on Thursday, 23 March 2017




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Deano

I founded Flashover to promote Australian Firefighting. I've been a volunteer and a paid firefighter but now I spend my time chasing up leads, promoting good mental health and making the occasional Grumpy Firecom comic!

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