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Confined Space Rescue Technician Field Guide (Second Edition)
CMC

993224

Confined Space Rescue Technician Field Guide (Second Edition)

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Confined space rescue is a very technical discipline with a wide variety of hazards that must be identified and mitigated. The Confined Space Rescue Technician Field Guide (Second Edition) puts a wealth of information in a pocket size book that you can take with you anywhere. Sections include classification and effects of hazards, charts for ventilation, communication systems, rope work, response management and general information that will help keep rescuers safe. Printed on water- and tear-proof stock.

88 pages. Printed in USA.

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    Confined Space Rescue Technician Manual
    CMC

    993214

    Confined Space Rescue Technician Manual

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    Revised 2nd Edition
    CMC Staff

    The CMC Confined Space Rescue Technician Manual is the textbook for confined space rescue courses taught by the CMC School. It is the official textbook for the California State Fire Marshal’s state certified confined space rescue courses, and the training manual of choice for fire departments and industrial rescue teams nationwide. All chapters have been updated and expanded for the second edition, and three new chapters have been added: Communications, High Point Anchor Systems, and Permitting Confined Spaces. Color has been added to most of the more than 150 illustrations for improved clarity.

    CMC’s instructors are recognized experts in confined space entry and rescue training and operations. Their input in refining this manual ensures that it contains the most practical, up-to-date information on laws and regulations for confined space entry, development of a rescue team, assessment and preparation for entry, organization of an emergency response, monitoring for and managing atmospheric and other hazards, rescue equipment, and patient transport.

    282 pages. Printed in the USA on FSC certified paper from responsible sources.

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        Falls From Height - A Guide To Rescue Planning
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        BK13040

        Falls From Height - A Guide To Rescue Planning

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        How do you rescue someone suspended in midair or trapped above ground? Author Loui McCurley, an expert in technical rope rescue with more than twenty-five years of experience, has the answers. Following her tested and proven advice, readers will learn how to prepare for and safely rescue "at-height" workers and others from "falls from height." The book fully bridges the gap between planning and execution, steering readers toward simple workplace-specific solutions. Moreover, it explains how to develop and implement a comprehensive protection program, enabling all organizations and their employees to fully prepare themselves to respond to a fall from height.

        Specs

        • Hardcover
        • 376 pages
        • 2013
        • Over 200 pictures
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        High Angle Field Guide
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        BK13021

        High Angle Field Guide

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        Knowledge of high angle rescue is vital to many emergency service personnel. High Angle Rescue Techniques unique step-by-step approach to instruction facilitates the learning process for both trainers and students.

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        High Angle Rescue Techniques V4
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        BK13007

        High Angle Rescue Techniques V4

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        Your Definitive High Angle Rope Rescue Guide! The fourth edition of High-Angle Rope Rescue Techniques: Levels I & II provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of high-angle rescue, including planning, PPE and equipment, medical considerations, evacuations, and special rescue operations. Based on the 2013 edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, High-Angle Rope Rescue Techniques: Levels I & II provides a broad overview of all rescue techniques to meet the needs of fire service, search and rescue, and many other rope rescue professionals. The fourth edition has been updated to include: Coverage of new protective equipment, terminology, rescue products, and techniques. All new Skill Drills that provide step-by-step instruction on how to execute important skills and procedures. Separation of High-Angle Rope Rescue I & II Level content throughout the textbook and instructor resources.

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        Morrow Guide To Knots
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        BK13006

        Morrow Guide To Knots

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        A compact, practical manual of 70 useful knots. From loops and bends to stopper knots and hitches, this guide includes step-by-step tying instructions, historical data, and useful tips.

        Specs

        • 640 color photographs
        • 255 pages
        • 1982
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        On Rope 2nd Edition
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        BK13011

        On Rope 2nd Edition

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        Excellent reference on descending, ascending, rigging, self rescue, equipment, and much more. A must for the serious ropework scholar.

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        Professional Rope Access: A Guide To Working Safely at Height
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        BK13042

        Professional Rope Access: A Guide To Working Safely at Height

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        Professional Rope Access: A Guide to Working Safely at Height is a comprehensive guide that employers, safety managers, trainers, and technicians can use to develop and maintain a rope access program that will get more work accomplished at a lower cost and with greater safety than conventional methods can achieve. For many trades, rope access provides an excellent solution for gaining access to difficult-to-reach locations. The extensive amount of knowledge and training that rope access technicians possess, and the highly disciplined and structured system that comprises rope access, mean that more complex jobs can often be performed more safely and efficiently, in a shorter period of time, resulting in monetary and safety benefits.

        Specs

        • Planning For Rope Access such as personnel selection and training and Equipment for Rigging ‚ Skills For The Rope Access Technician including Rigging Concepts, Advanced Techniques, Powered Devices, and Rescue ‚ Program Administration from Writing a Work Order through Equipment Inspection & Care
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        Rope Rescue Field Guide
        CMC

        993232

        Rope Rescue Field Guide

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        Revised 5th Edition
        CMC Rescue, Inc.

        New! Revised 5th Edition. The companion Field Guide to the CMC Rope Rescue Manual features water- and tear-proof stock for lasting durability. The spiral-bound guide measures 10 cm (4”) W x 15.2 cm (6”) H and fits into radio harnesses, BDU and uniform pockets, so you can take it anywhere!

        132 pages. Printed in USA.

        The Revised 5th Edition includes the following updates:

        • Updated testing of knot efficiency including polyester ropes
        • Test results of contamination on polyester ropes 
        • Updated discussions of main/belay and Twin-Tension systems
        • Tensioned belay system added
        • Revised techniques for belaying with the MPD™
        • User information for the new 3D™ descent control device
        • Equipment strength specifications updated to current standard
        • Terrain angle discussion and chart
        • Low-angle litter illustrations
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        Rope Rescue Manual
        CMC

        993221

        Rope Rescue Manual

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        New! Revised 5th Edition

        Edited by James A. Frank

        With more than 75,000 copies sold, the CMC Rope Rescue Manual has become the standard reference for many departments and rope rescue training programs. The manual reflects what we have learned through more than 39 years of responding to rescues and teaching thousands of students. Now in its revised fifth edition, the manual has been updated to include the most current products and techniques. The extensive use of illustrations and step-by-step procedures help the reader to develop or expand rope rescue knowledge and skills. Topics include safety, equipment, rappelling, pick-offs, litter evacuations, patient packaging, improvised high anchor points, and organizing the response. More than 240 illustrations and photos take you step-by-step through lowering and raising systems, mechanical advantage, and rappel based rescues.

        What’s New in the 5th Edition?

        • Terminal Learning Objectives and Enabling Learning Objectives added to each chapter
        • New chapter on life safety equipment testing
        • Enlarged step-by-step illustrations in the Rope Access chapter
        • Updated testing of knot efficiency
        • Tests of contamination on polyester ropes added – full ITRS report
        • Updated discussions of main/belay and twin-tension systems
        • Revised techniques for belaying with the MPD
        • User information for the new 3D descent control device
        • Now 384 pages
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          Swiftwater Rescue
          CMC

          993101

          Swiftwater Rescue

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          by Slim Ray

          Slim Ray, one of the most respected names in kayaking and river rescue, has written this book on river rescue for the emergency responder. Topics include: rescuer safety, river hydrology, equipment, rigging, incident command, and swiftwater training. Shore-based, boat-based, and in-water rescue are covered. Paperback, 360 pages

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            Swiftwater Rescue Field Guide
            CMC

            993110

            Swiftwater Rescue Field Guide

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            by Slim Ray

            The revised edition has new sections on urban flooding, HAZMAT, flood channels, highline rigging, and animal rescue. Other sections include such swiftwater rescue basics as rescuer safety, river hydrology, equipment, knots and rigging, and rescue techniques. Printed on water and tear proof paper. 48 pages.

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              Technical Rescue Field Operations Guide 4th Edition
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              BK13019

              Technical Rescue Field Operations Guide 4th Edition

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              A pocket guide containing command checklist and easy to follow step-by-step procedures for rope, confined space, swiftwater, trench, structural collapse and helicopter rescue.

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              Technical Rescue Field Operations Guide 5th Edition
              CMC

              993601

              Technical Rescue Field Operations Guide 5th Edition

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              Revised 5th Edition by Tom Pendley

              This updated field guide covers Rope Rescue, Confined Space Rescue, Swift Water Rescue, Trench Rescue, Structural Collapse and Helicopter Operations. Its designed to compliment a full training course for easy reference of important step by step procedures but can be used by rescuers at any level with detailed  command checklists and important safety definitions. The hundreds of high-quality illustrations help this guide set the standard as a rescuer friendly go-to guide.

              218 pages. Printed in USA.

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                Technical Rescue Riggers Guide
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                BK13003

                Technical Rescue Riggers Guide

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                Pocket sized quick reference guide to rigging, from Anchors to Z-Rigs. Clear presentation with numerous technical drawings and diagrams.

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                Trench Rescue Technician Manual
                CMC

                993202

                Trench Rescue Technician Manual

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                TRENCH RESCUE TECHNICIAN MANUAL
                By CMC Rescue, Inc.

                One of the most challenging and complex technical rescue disciplines, trench rescue requires specialized knowledge, skills and abilities to operate safely and efficiently in and around collapsed trenches and excavations. This manual helps to prepare today’s fire and rescue service to perform well-organized and systematic emergency trench and excavation rescues. Included are OSHA regulations, soil basics, trench configurations and collapse patterns, trench hazards, on-scene considerations, operational safety, protective systems using timber and mechanical shoring, victim considerations and incident termination. The Trench Rescue Technician Manualby CMC was developed in collaboration with the California Office of Emergency Service and Office of the California State Fire Marshal for the California State Fire Training System. 235 pages.

                Printed in the USA on FSC certified paper from responsible sources.

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