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“Management of crush syndrome has to start in the rubble, in the hole, under the car, in the subway; treatment starts there.”
Detailing the US&R system in Florida, challenges faced by SAR crews, and lessons learned from the catastrophic incident
Dov Maisel advises on 5 elements of disaster response as United Hatzalah’s Psychotrauma and Crisis Response Unit team responds to Florida
A 7-year-old girl died inside a 4-to-5-foot-deep hole she and her brother were digging at Lauderdale-by-the-Sea beach
The after-action report information from the Boise hangar collapse focuses on rescues, triage and scene safety
Crews in Tyron faced a person pinned by a large tree that fell onto a house
Contractor in Boise hangar collapse that killed three had multiple safety violations in the last 10 years
Boise Fire Department Operations Chief Aaron Hummel described the scale of the scene as a “global collapse”
A section of a boom truck collapsed while workers in Manhattan were moving rebar
Two workers were killed when the 11-story abandoned building collapsed while being prepared for demolition
A gas explosion collapsed part of a multi-family structure in Wappingers Falls
Martin County Judge Executive Lon Lafferty said they have not had any communication with the second worker in the coal plant collapse
One worker is dead and another trapped in the collapse of an 11-story coal plant in Martin County
Rescuers are in contact with one worker buried in the collapse of a multi-story plant in Martin County
A coordinated effort involving several departments saved a construction worker pinned by a foundation collapse