Work Item
ASTM WK15284

New Guide for Guide for Performance of a River/Flood/Swift Water Rescuer Level III

1. Scope

The promotion of knowledge and the development of standards (classifications, guides, practices, specifications, terminology, and test methods) for search and rescue activities.
The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and outside organizations working in this field to avoid duplication of effort.


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

Committee: F32

Staff Manager: Stephen Mawn

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-23-2007

Technical Contact: Emily King

Item: 002

Ballot: F32.02 (07-03)

Status: Will Reballot Item