Working in Floods: What to Expect

Working in Floods: What to Expect

Although working in floods is essentially the same as working in water, flooding brings some specific issues. River levels vary greatly depending upon factors such rainfall, snowmelt, release from dams, etc. Most of the time, river level will be within the river...
An Introduction to Rescue Options

An Introduction to Rescue Options

It’s incredibly helpful if we know our rescue options and the perspective we want bring to rescue environments before we’re confronted with a water rescue situation. Many rescuers are familiar with the “mantra” of Talk-Reach- Throw-Row-...