This book has been written for rescuers of all levels of experience, to be used as a resource and a basis for training and development. Containing the most relevant and up to date information available, the aims of the book are to:
All vehicle extrication techniques in the book are illustrated by pictures and have QR codes referring to videos on YouTube, showing you how to perform these procedures.
Subjects in the book include:
Other topics are: Rescue at Night, Extrication near Water, Training, Multi Agency Working and more.
Paul Maynard from the UK Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service:
“RBFRS rescue team feel the Vehicle Extrication Technique manual is an essential reference book for all Watch Managers within RBFRS. It will be used for table top discussions and the set up of extrication scenarios at watch level. With its easy step by step extrication technique guide, crews can refer to the manual at any time. It emphasises doing the basics well and a casualty centred rescue, which is what WRO winning RBFRS rescue team fully advocate.”
Fire & Rescue magazine published a book review:
Top firefighting bloggers from two different continents review Ian Dunbar's latest book. Will this book fit the bill for rescue operations on different continents? Read the article
Contact your local dealer to order your copy of the Vehicle Extrication Techniques book.
The Vehicle Extrication Techniques series for personal development and team training is now complete. The book, app, posters and e-learning program offer a mix of rescue techniques with instruction videos, medical considerations and extrication planning. The complete program will become available in multiple languages.
Watch the trailer to get an impression of what the Vehicle Extrication Techniques series is all about!