High Angle Rope Rescue

In Rope Rescue situations with a higher degree of difficulty, High Angle Rope Rescue will be necessary. Our Rope Access Technicians are OFA Level 3 trained and have extensive knowledge of advanced rigging and rescue techniques and the relevant legislation. They are able to provide the following:

  • A Structure and Hazard Assessment
  • Rappelling on Various Descending Devices
  • Pick-Off of a Casualty Hanging on a Lanyard
  • Raising & Lowering of Patient in Litter Basket with an Attendant
  • Patient Packaging
  • Special Application Rescue Equipment
  • Additional Safety Concerns
  • (Analyzing Force Vectors, Edge Attendants, Personnel Communication, Back-up Systems)

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