SEARCH & RESCUE. Search and Rescue Operations. Sizeup Search involves: Locating victims. Documenting location. Rescue involves procedures and methods to extricate victims. Decision To Attempt Rescue. Risk involved to the rescuer Greatest good for greatest number of people.
Gather facts accurately.
CERT mission changes if:
Consider structure type and age.
Never enter a structure with heavy damage!
If in doubt about whether to classify a building as having moderate or heavy damage, CERT members should choose the more serious level of damage—or heavy damage.
Inspect area by:
Keep a safe environment:
Types of victim removal include: