Industrial Machinery Rescue
Whether a random suicide jumper or construction worker impaled with a sharp object, a
dough mixer, or a restaurant workers hand in a meat grinder – it’s a technical, specialized
rescue – and its happening in every response area throughout the nation. Machinery with
moving conveyors, gear driven equipment, and other simple to complex scenarios all need
specialized rescue techniques dealing with disassembly, cutting, and lifting/spreading.
NFPA 1670, Tools & Special Equipment, Crush Injury/Crush Syndrome & Rescue Operations
will be key discussions during this class. This class will include about three hours of
classroom, with the remainder of the class practicing these specialized rescue techniques.
PPE Required: Approved helmet, turnout gear or coveralls, eye protection, gloves and
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