This guide covers minimum requirements for performance of a river/flood/swift water rescuers who performs rescues from rivers, creeks, streams, ditches and other similar bodies of water; assists with support for rescue divers; and provide initial patient care at a river emergency.
Water rescue, river rescue, flood rescues, swift water rescue, water rescuer, river rescuer, swift water rescuer, floods, river
This guide was developed by the emergency personnel who respond to these emergencies as part of their jobs.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.
Developed by Subcommittee: F32.02
Staff Manager: Jamie Huffnagle
Date Initiated: 04-23-2007
Technical Contact: Emily King
Ballot: F32.02 (07-03)
Status: Will Reballot Item