Trench Rescue and Recovery [20.13]
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center

   Ronald Magers, Captain, Toledo Fire and Rescue
   Jamie Morelock, Firefighter, Toledo Fire and Rescue Department

Track: Emergency Preparedness and Response
Secondary Track: Trenching
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

This session covers what to report to 911 when a trench incident happens, informs employers that they need a site safety plan while working in trenches, and discusses the concerns of first responders before arrival and while on scene at a trench rescue.

Learning Objectives:
1. List the necessary information for a 911 call.
2. Summarize what employers can do to allow first responders to work better.
3. Explain the need for a site safety plan.
4. Describe what actions first responders take when they arrive and how employers can support those actions.

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  EPA: 1
  EMS: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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