The Light USAR team from @fire was again on duty today at several collapsed buildings in Kahramanmaras. Rescue dogs had struck at two collapsed houses. With technical locating equipment and additional rescue dogs, the task was to verify the suspicion. For this purpose, listening devices were used in particular - search cameras were also used to look into cavities. However, the suspicions could not be confirmed.
Unfortunately, part of the work of the search and rescue team is to deal with the fact that in many cases they cannot help. At least then the hope remains that they can at least give the relatives some certainty about what happened to their loved ones under the rubble.
Furthermore, the team was deployed in the surrounding area of the city for various reconnaissance missions. Furthermore, the team was deployed in the surrounding area of the city for various reconnaissance missions. Furthermore, the team was deployed in the surrounding area of the city for various reconnaissance missions
@fire - Internationaler Katastrophenschutz Deutschland e. V. is a non-profit civil protection organization that has been providing rapid emergency aid worldwide following devastating natural disasters since 2002. Responders are specially trained in wildland firefighting (WFF) and search and rescue of buried victims after earthquakes (USAR). All of the more than 400 members are involved in national and international disaster relief on a voluntary and unpaid basis. The civil protection organization was classified as the world’s first Light USAR Team by the United Nations International Search and Rescue Advisory Group (INSARAG) in 2021 and operates according to international standards. Funding for operations, training, and equipment is primarily donor-funded.
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