Connect with us

Training

Fire Service Collaboration with Towing & Recovery Operations

The Responder Safety Learning Network has developed free online courses to help rescuers stay safe on the roadway while operating at incidents and vehicle crashes.

Published

on

The Responder Safety Learning Network has developed free online courses to help rescuers stay safe on the roadway while operating at incidents and vehicle crashes. The courses are developed in cooperation with and vetted by recognized consulting experts in the many aspects of traffic incident management. The consultants for each training module are listed under the “Consultants” tab of the module’s navigation bar for rescuers to contact if needed.

The Fire Service Collaboration with Towing & Recovery Operations course provides leading edge content and resources. Best of all, it is free!

The Course

This self-paced program discusses how the fire service and towing personnel can communicate and collaborate effectively to safely and efficiently handle roadway incidents.

Mike Smith, Absolute Rescue's Editor in Chief, is a veteran of the fire/rescue service in Michigan, who also works in the automotive industry as a designer. Have an idea of suggestion for the site? Contact Mike here

Quick Tips

A different spin on Cracking the Egg

Cracking the Egg has its’ share of fans and critics.  Just remember training provides us with memory markers that we

Published

on

Cracking the Egg

The technique known as “Cracking the Egg” is interesting to method to gain patient access of a roof resting vehicle.  The video below from The Rescue Boss Facebook page replaces the cribbing that is normally used with a short Paratech strut.  Watch how the strut pivots art the base plate as the rear of the vehicle is lifted.

Cracking the Egg has its’ share of fans and critics.  Just remember training provides us with memory markers that we can draw from down the road and often use bits and pieces from different techniques during difficult or challenging rescues.

Continue Reading

Training

Taipei Taiwan Training

Here’s a look at some in service training in Taipei Taiwan of their new Paratech equipment.

Published

on

Taipei Taiwan Training

Here’s a look at some in service training in Taipei Taiwan of their new Paratech equipment.

 

Continue Reading

Techniques

Blue Collar Training Network

Great content and cutting edge training scenarios!

Published

on

Blue Collar Training Network

If you are not following the Blue Collar Training Network on Facebook you are missing out on great content and cutting edge training scenarios.   Take a look at the post below and other pictures that one of their instructors, Andrew Hale, posted on Facebook.  Here’s another method to capture the suspension of a vehicle involved in an under-ride crash.

 

Continue Reading
Advertisement

Sponsored By

Training Content Partner

Facebook