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ASTM F1993

Standard Classification of Human Search and Rescue Resources

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Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 10 October 1999
Status: inactive
Page Count: 2
ICS Code (Accident and disaster control): 13.200
scope:

This classification is intended to aid search and rescue (SAR) managers in ordering resources for search and rescue incidents and to aid in communicating the types of tasks for which search and rescue crews have been trained.

This classification is intended as a supplement to the resource typing specifications of the Incident Command System and specifically as a means of typing human resources used in search and rescue activities.

This classification is suitable for classfying search and rescue crews for a wide variety of emergency management purposes.

This classification does not attempt to classify individuals or put forth standards of performance or training for individuals, nor is it meant to convey certification, skill proficiency or other measures of the level of performance of the resource. These qualifications are the responsibility of the local agencies responsible for utilizing the resource.

Document History

July 1, 2016
Standard Classification System of Human Land Search and Rescue Resources
This classification is intended to identify the common functional units and single resources, used in search and rescue operations; to aid search and rescue (SAR) managers and Authorities Having...
October 10, 1999
Standard Classification of Human Search and Rescue Resources
1. Scope 1.1 This classification is intended to aid search and rescue (SAR) managers in ordering resources for search and rescue incidents and to aid in communicating the types of tasks for which...
ASTM F1993
October 10, 1999
Standard Classification of Human Search and Rescue Resources
This classification is intended to aid search and rescue (SAR) managers in ordering resources for search and rescue incidents and to aid in communicating the types of tasks for which search and...

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