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Look Inside: Vehicle Rescue and Extrication: Principles and Practice, Second Edition

Posted by Public Safety Group on 9/13/18 2:23 PM


The all-new second edition of Vehicle Rescue and Extrication: Principles and Practice will be available soon! In the meantime, check out an exclusive sneak peek.

Check out a sample chapter from the Second Edition today:

Free Sample Chapter

What's New in the Second Edition?

Technical rescuers need to know how to safely and effectively operate at small and large vehicle incidents, as well as at commercial/heavy vehicle incidents. Vehicle Rescue and Extrication: Principles and Practice, Second Edition delivers the critical knowledge and skills technical rescue personnel need to perform successfully in these complex environments.

The fully updated Second Edition:

  • Meets and exceeds all the job performance requirements as outlined in Chapter 8: Vehicle Rescue from the 2017 Edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescue Personnel Professional Qualifications

  • Expands students' knowledge by examining advances in alternative-fuel vehicles, propulsion technology, and other prominent developments in vehicle technology

  • Helps students take an extra step toward becoming outstanding vehicle rescue and extrication technical rescuers with dynamic features such as, Skill Drills, After-Action Reviews, and scenario-based learning


Get Started

To learn more about this dynamic resource or to pre-order your copy, visit

Questions? Please contact your dedicated Public Safety Specialist today.


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