Hydraulic rescue tools include components such as spreaders, rams, cutters, combination tools, power units, and hoses. Responders use these tools to extricate victims from entrapment.
The Application Note, Technology Guide, Focus Group Report, Market Survey Report, and Technical Report on Hydraulic Rescue Tools are limited distribution documents, and are available in the SAVER Community on First Responder Communities of Practice (FRCoP).
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 03. CBRNE Operational and Search and Rescue Equipment
AEL Title: Tools, Power, Hydraulic
AEL Number: 03SR-02-TPHY
SAVER Project: Hydraulic Rescue Tools