Confined Space Rescue - March 13, 2006

Confined Space Rescue - March 13, 2006
Public Information Office
3/13/06

Media Advisory
0800 Hrs
PST
For Immediate Release
Lt. Mindy Talmadge - 415 - 558-3656
Lt. Mindy Talmadge - 415 - 270-4895(P)

WHAT: Confined Space Rescue Drill simulating operations applicable to building collapse, breaching concrete walls, shoring and stabilizing heavy objects/debris, as was done during the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake.

WHERE: 2310 Folsom Street - SFFD Division of Training - Folsom and 19th Streets, San Francisco

WHEN: March 14, 2006 ? 1000 - 1100

WHO: San Francisco Rescue Company & firefighters

For the visual media:
There will be an exciting hands on exercise for you to obtain the best images, sound and interviews of actual rescue operations and techniques utilized to access, rescue and support trapped victims.

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