Standard Guide for Ice Awls Self-Rescue Technique
|Publication Date:||10 June 1997|
|ICS Code (Outdoor and water sports equipment):||97.220.40|
|ICS Code (Other protective equipment):||13.340.99|
This guide covers the self-rescue technique on ice utilizing the ice awl.
This guide is one of a series of self-rescue techniques for the ice rescuer.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.