Search + Rescue

The search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger.

The Rescue Squad is equipped to search for and provide to individuals who are in distress or imminent danger, in both rural and urban scenarios (structural collapse).

Rural Search + Rescue

Rural search and rescue involves the search for persons who are lost, stranded or in distress in remote or difficult to access areas such as forests or inland waterways.

Urban Search + Rescue

Urban search and rescue is a type of technical rescue operation that involves the location, extrication, and initial medical stabilization of victims trapped in an urban area, namely structural collapse due to natural disasters, war, terrorism or accidents, mines and collapsed trenches.