Kansas Search and Rescue Task Force Team Deployed to Florida for Hurricane Response

Multiple Kansas agencies are deploying first responders to Florida for Hurricane Dorian response efforts as the storm moves closer to the eastern coast of US An Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) team comprised of members from multiple Kansas agencies has…

Hampshire firefighter tackles fatal fires in Bangladesh

A highly-skilled Hampshire firefighter has travelled to Bangladesh to help prevent the scourge of fatal fires that is sweeping the refugee camp – which shelter almost a million people. Fire Protection Officer Richard North flew out this week and will be returning…

Hampshire, UK firefighter deployed in Bangladesh diphtheria crisis

A highly skilled Hampshire firefighter has been deployed to help medical efforts to combat a diphtheria outbreak in Bangladesh. Watch Manager of the Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) team at Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) Simon Forster is one…

Hampshire UK Establish Elite Firefighter Hub

A hub of elite firefighters trained to deal with disasters from earthquakes and tsunamis to terror attacks and mass explosions is being assembled in Hampshire, UK. The crews will be based at Eastleigh Fire Station which will have 15 specialist…

New Zealand USAR advances their Technology Capability

Urban search and rescue was created by a small group of enthusiastic people who had the foresight of a USAR capability in NZ. They begged, stole and borrowed equipment including personal protective clothing to form the capability they strongly believed…

Resqtec

Replaceable crusher tips and a flexible, replaceable protection cover are the key features of Resqtec’s new C4 and C6 concrete crusher. With the introduction of the concrete crushers, RESQTEC offers a total solution for USAR operations following the INSARAG guidelines.…

Lukas

Whether in civil defence, first response or urban search and rescue (USAR), when casualties are hard to reach, every pound counts for rescue tools and the light and compact SC 250 E2 becomes an indispensable companion. Maximum mobility With unique…

Leader

After the success of its search equipment: the LEADER Hasty 2 sensors version, LEADER, expert in search and rescue material, further expands its range by launching the version 3 wireless seismic sensors! World’s only multifunctional search device, LEADER Hasty combines…

Savatech d.o.o.

Savatech d.o.o., Environmental protection program manufactures a wide range of inflatable products for different niches: Water and waste water treatment – pneumatic plugs for blocking and testing of tightness of sewer and water pipes, pneumatic packers for rehabilitation. Rescue niche…

The International Search and Rescue Advisory Group

The International Search and Rescue Advisory Group (INSARAG) is a network of disaster prone and disaster-responding countries and organizations dedicated to Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) from collapsed structures and operational field coordination. INSARAG was established in 1991, following initiatives…

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