A step-by step rescue from a container at Contract Packaging
Firefighters arrive on scene and assess situation. Equipment is laid out and a plan is made on how to attack the situation.
Firefighters pack the appropriate equipment. Harnesses are put on for pulley system and for rescue. Firefighters rig themselves for safe work on structure.
Ropes are tied to beams; pulley and harness system set up for rescue. Communication extended to victim to see if he/ she is conscious and what injuries there are. Atmospheric conditions of confined structure tested with probe or wand. Rescuer goes into confined structure. Web mesh is put under subject; he/she is hauled up. Harness is attached to victim. Victim is pulled over structure, and a team of firefighters lowers him down with pulley system. Victim is put onto stretcher and taken for medical care.