Technical Rescue – Part IV

The typical demands associated with the response to a site-specific collapse rescue incident or a region-wide disaster with collapse considerations can quickly overwhelm even the largest of emergency service agencies.


The applicability of the community resource plan (CRP) and the community resource directory (CRD) will prove its usefulness at numerous incident situations requiring the immediate deployment of specific or specialized resources for incident stabilization and mitigation.

The documents and the data contained within for the "yellow pages U for complex incident management and will provide for the timely identification, call-out and deployment of required resources based upon specific incident parameters.

In essence this system provides the framework built upon basic principles of preplanning management that provides additional tools" to enhance and expand the strategic and tactical options available to the incident management team in handling special operations, technical rescue and collapse rescue response operations.