ABSTRACT

Emergency Support Function #9: Urban Search and Rescue Annex   [open pdf - 36KB]

Emergency Support Function (ESF) #9 -- Urban Search and Rescue rapidly deploys components of the National Urban Search and Rescue (US&R) Response System to provide specialized lifesaving assistance to State and local authorities in the event of a major disaster or emergency. US&R operational activities include locating, extricating, and providing on-site medical treatment to victims trapped in collapsed structures.

Report Number:
ESF #9
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Date:
1999-04
Copyright:
Public Domain
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pdf
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