Flashcards in Ice Water Rescue Deck (11):
How long is the tether real for water rescue?
What is at the end of the 200 ft tether real used for water or ice rescue ?
A small carabiner secured to the rope by a figure 8 knot
An the large carabiner is placed in line 4 ft back secured with a butterfly knot
In a 4 man engine company who is the spotter initially?
And he should keep his eyes on the victim
At night uses thermal imaging camera
Who dons the cold water suit at a water/ ice rescue?
Both primary and secondary rescuer
At a water/ ice rescue will the primary and secondary rescuer have radios?
What shall the primary and secondary tethers be wearing at a water/ice rescue?
Personal floatation device
Where does the tether line get attached to for a water rescue?
The back D ring
For a ice rescue where does the tether rope get attached to?
The front of the CWS
When using the throw method at a ice rescue how should this be done?
Throw the Bag OVER & PAST the victim and have the victim wrap the rope around there arm
If your going to use a stretcher in the water at a rescue does the stretcher get brought to the victim?
No the victim is brought to strecher