A comprehensive trench rescue textbook designed for awareness, operations, and technician level trench rescue courses. Includes procedures necessary to conduct rescue operations that will mitigate most types of trench collapse incidents. Also includes coverage of trench tools and equipment, PPE, rescue system preparation, types of collapses, and hazard control. Features include case studies to stimulate class discussion, expert advice, a student workbook built into the text, and chapter wrap-ups consisting of chief concepts, key terms, and review questions.Some examples of these other agencies include the police department, the utility contractor, the electric company, the water department, the Red Cross, and the Occupational ... Next, the equipment purchase requisitions are flying out the door like they are on fire. ... This position coordinates the various support functions and ensures the proper steps in the recovery effort are followed. ... Air supply operations will be necessary if you are considering using pneumatic air shores or airbags.
|Author||:||C. V. Martinette|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Learning - 2007-05-01|