Technical Rescue

The Firehouse.com Technical Rescue product category is a collection of information, product listings and resources for researching various firefighter and rescue equipment, including confined space, structural collapse, trench rescue and USAR options.
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Structural Collapse

Photos: Syracuse, NY, House Explosion Probe Continues

June 19, 2024
Syracuse District Chief Matthew Craner said three children under the age of 3 were seriously hurt.
11 People in Hospital After House Collapse: 6-19-24
Structural Collapse

Child Trapped after House Explosion in Syracuse, NY, Freed by Firefighters

June 19, 2024
Three children were listed in 'critically stable' condition, Syracuse fire officials reported.
Technical Rescue

Portland, OR, Crews Rescue 28 Trapped Amusement Park Riders

June 17, 2024
Portland Fire & Rescue's high-angle rope rescue team participated in an evacuation drill for the AtmosFEAR just last year.
Dennis C. Sharpe
Confined Space

The Aerial, the Stokes Basket & the Machine Rescue

June 14, 2024
When a worker’s leg got crushed in a wood mulcher, the severity of the injury, the victim’s precarious location and the limited space for the rescue made for a complex rescue ...
Toddler, mother pinned by tornado-toppled tree in their Livonia home
Technical Rescue

Toddler Killed, Mom Hurt when Tree Falls on House in Livonia, MI

June 6, 2024
It took more than an hour for Livonia firefighters and a county rescue team to reach the trapped victims.