Urban Search & Rescue Operations: First-Arriving Tactical Priorities

This program is designed to provide insight for first-arriving personnel at technical rescue incidents, looking at common technical rescue incidents such as confined space rescue, trench rescue, tower rescue and building collapses providing time-proven, common-sense tactical priorities. The presenters will discuss the common pitfalls of officers who have not considered practical strategies or the regulations and standards that apply to these types of incidents. The presenters will also examine specialized equipment, regulations and training requirements impacting those operating at these types of incidents, utilizing a street-sense approach to help the first-arriving decision-maker meet the challenges of these complex incidents.


Kent Freeman
Date & Time
Thursday, September 16, 2021, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM