Principles of Vehicle Extrication, Fourth Edition
59 Skill Sheets
This all NEW text meets NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications, 2017 Edition, Chapter 8, Vehicle Rescue.
This all new edition provides rescue personnel with techniques, skills and equipment available for the safe and effective extrication of victims trapped in vehicles and related machinery.
NEW passenger vehicle technologies:
Fuel Systems:Electric, Plug-in Electric, Extended Range Electric, HybridCNG, LPG, Biofuel, and EthanolHydrogen
Electrical Systems:Keyless EntryVarious Batteries (Traditional, Lithium Ion, and others)
Collision Avoidance SystemsUpdated information for other vehicle systems
The manual includes Awareness, Operations and Technician Level Rescuers
Passenger Vehicle ExtricationHeavy Vehicle ExtricationSpecial Extrication Situations
Training Appropriate for
FirefightersLaw enforcementEmergency Medical Services (EMS)Industrial emergency respondersTransportation, public works and utility staffMilitary respondersRescue personnel