CoastguardMana Saving Lives at Sea



Victim Recovery - dockside training, Mana Marina

Posted by Steve_Rolston
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Date: 
Thu, 30/05/2013

Training covered the following;

SAP - Stop, Assess, Plan (hazards, plan etc)

In water assistance (risk to crew, victim etc);

Recovery - concious person (size, injuries clothing of victim etc);

Facing away from CRV (CRV drift line, injury risk);

Facing into CRV (life jacket, male/female considerations etc);

Equipment (slings, scoops, stretchers etc);

Body Retrieval (Police notification etc);

Locations (vessel, rocks etc);

First Aid (hypothermia, smoke/gas etc)

Turnout: 
10 people
Total Volunteer Hours: 
20


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