PGI Safety sponsor UKRO Rescue Challenge
PGI Safety is sponsoring the 2022 UKRO National Rescue Challenge “Festival of Rescue” which will be hosted by the West Midlands Fire Service.
National Rescue Challenge Event
The event is a chance for emergency services personnel to share techniques across all rescue disciplines.
Before the “Festival of Rescue” there will be some regional qualifying events that include,
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Regional Extrication Challenge 2022
- Organised by Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue
- Event date: 30th July 2022
- Venue: Waddington Fire Training Site, Sleaford Rd, Lincoln LN5 9FG
County Durham and Darlington FRS Regional Rescue Challenge 2022
- Organised by County Durham and Darlington FRS
- Event date: 13th August 2022
- Venue: CDDFRS Service Training Centre, Bowburn South Industrial Estate, Bowburn, Co, Durham DH6 5AD
Rescue challenges are delivered in a variety of scales, including at local (Single organisation), Cross-organisational, Regional and National levels, and across five Rescue Disciplines: vehicle extrication, rope, water, urban search and rescue (USAR) and trauma care.
The UKRO continues to be committed to developing the RCC, looking at differing delivery models given the current/future operating environments and encouraging more rescue and trauma professionals to attend and participate.
As well as being Gold Sponsors to the events PGI Safety also supports Hampshire Fire and Rescue Services extrication and rescue teams by providing them their PPE kit for the events.
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