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Urban Search Rescue

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Urban search-and-rescue (US&R) involves the location, rescue (extrication), and initial medical stabilization of victims trapped in confined spaces. Structural collapse is most often the cause of victims being trapped, but victims may also be trapped in transportation accidents, mines and collapsed trenches.

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Usar

Related:
Heavy Rescue Operations
Building Collapse

Broad Terms:
Rescue Operations
Search Operations

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