Highly recommended, useful for anyone using ropes, not just canyoners. Waterproof paper, designed to be used outside.
The Rope Rescue & Rigging Field Guide provides easy to reference practical reminders on essential field techniques for training and responding to rope rescue incidents. It is aimed at rescuers working in the back country and remote areas as well as off road and industrial situations.
Includes information on personal skills, knot craft, communication, roles, anchors, lowering, pulleys, belays, directionals, stretchers, analysis and forces.
NEW in the 2nd edition – most drawings have been improved or redrawn; pulley system – progression from simple to complex, setting back, counterweight vertical; load system – patient packaging without a harness, team based pick off, stretcher scoop and tracking line.
A6 sized 105 x 148mm
134 pages in full colour
Published in 2016