Handheld pneumatic tools are typically used in industrial, construction, and automobile repair settings. Responders commonly use these tools during search and rescue and vehicle extrication operations.
The Focus Group Report, Market Survey Report, and Assessment Report on Pneumatic Hammers and Chisels 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, Hand, Pneumatic
AEL Number: 03SR-01-TLPN
SAVER Project: Pneumatic Hammers and Chisels