Rescue Team

Search intensifies for missing St Austell man Anthony Haley

The search for a missing Cornwall man in his 40s has intensified as emergency services and his family remain concerned for his well-being. Anthony Haley, 42, of St Austell, was last seen around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday (September 22). Police, coast guards, mountain search and rescue teams and people who know Anthony are looking for him – with the search intensifying ...

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NDRF deploys 18 rescue teams in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on Saturday deployed a total of 18 relief teams to Odisha and Andhra Pradesh in preparation for Cyclonic Storm Gulab over the Bay of Bengal. NDRF chief executive SN Pradhan said the 13 teams will be deployed to Odisha and five teams to Andhra Pradesh by Saturday evening. NDRF teams in Odisha will be ...

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Montana Tech hosts mine rescue event in Butte

BUTTE – Mining is all about scavenging valuable ore, but sometimes miners have to scavenge something else that’s valuable – human life. And that’s where mine rescue comes in. “The most important thing to come out of every mine is the miner because without the miner you have no production and there’s no point if you can’t do something safely,” ...

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5 climbers die on Mount Elbrus in Russia

Five climbers have died after a blizzard on Mount Elbrus, the Russian Emergency Ministry announced on Friday, in one of the worst tragedies in recent years on Europe’s highest peak. Elbrus, a dormant volcano in Russia’s North Caucasus region, is Europe’s tallest mountain at 5,642 meters (18,510 feet) and is experiencing a nationwide tourism boom due to the coronavirus pandemic. ...

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Cumbria rescue team receives new Land Rover

A Cumbria rescue team are the recipients of a brand new car. Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team (MRT) received the keys to their new rescue vehicle from Colin Todd of Lakeland Land Rover. The vehicle is the first of the New Defender 110 model to be adapted for mountain rescue and the purchase and conversion was made possible thanks to the ...

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Volunteers search for seniors with Alzheimer’s

Su Xiao, 49, and Xu Guangchun, 42, are like-minded souls on the streets of Beijing, checking surveillance cameras and checking passers-by, with an almost constant barrage of calls on their phones. They are looking for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease, a serious illness that can easily erase a patient’s memory and other major mental functions. Seven years ago, Su and Xu ...

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Pune fire team rescue worker trapped in debris

A worker who fell while renovating a building in Kalyaninagar was rescued by a Pune fire team By Nadeem Inamdar POSTED SEPTEMBER 22, 2021 11:32 IST Pune: A team of firefighters from Pune from the Yerawada fire station on Wednesday rescued a worker who got stuck in debris at a construction site in Kalyaninagar. The worker fell while renovating a ...

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Search and Rescue (SAR) volunteers from the Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the search on Sunday, September 19; Need more SAR volunteers

Early on Sunday morning, September 19, 2021, MPs and SAR teams from Clackamas, Washington and Tillamook counties continued their search for a missing 85-year-old Hillsboro man. The search area was concentrated in the northernmost part of Tillamook County, accessible by Highway 26.“The vehicle of the missing man was found parked, out of gasoline between 2 p.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday ...

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Snowdon incidents see two people sent to hospital

A NUMBER of incidents requiring assistance from the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team on Saturday, September 18 included two people being taken to hospital. A report was received at around 11:45 a.m. of a victim with a fractured ankle at Bwlch Ciliau on Watkin Road in Snowdon. The team was assisted by the Aberglaslyn Mountain Rescue Team and the Maritime and ...

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