https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/ERDI-Ambassadr.jpg 628 1200 Rachel Pryke https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/header-web-live.png Rachel Pryke2024-02-01 10:04:292024-02-01 10:09:22Introducing the 2024 ERDI Ambassadors
After much deliberation we would like to introduce you to our ERDI Ambassadors for 2024. Congratulations to everyone!
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Explore the critical yet overlooked realm of search planning. Uncover key concepts in planning successful missions and enhance your knowledge.
https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/Surface-IceRescue.png 628 1200 Rachel Pryke https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/header-web-live.png Rachel Pryke2023-11-13 16:38:332023-11-13 16:38:33The 20:10:1 Rule – A Safer Approach to Surface Ice Rescue
Learn this essential ice rescue technique - A strategic approach to the victim, ensuring safety and preventing further accidents.
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Homicide Detective Terry Kelley, a certified dive master, dives into the synergy between public safety dive teams and police investigators.
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We're stoked to introduce you to the 2023 ERDI Ambassador Team. These three are passionate about public safety diving.
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The tenders are the heart of a team. They are decision makers, scene managers, and life support. They should be invested in and celebrated.
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The water rescue throw bag is one of the most versatile and highly effective tools for the first responder. Are your rescue throw bags in working order and is your team ready to use them?
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We’ve all seen it, whether in the public safety diving world or not: Folks getting stuck in their ways and insisting that their way is the best way. The problem with this mentality is that it doesn’t allow for new skills or ideas to be introduced to whole teams. Learn more about how to fix this mindset in this article.
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Join Dr. Thomas Powell and Alan Cale as they chat about all things public safety diving. They're doing a deep dive into public safety diving long-term planning. While things might be slow in the current COVID19 times, there are still things we can do while the world is on pause.
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Do you know the differences in the male and female bodies which make them respond to cold differently? This can be important to consider when potentially talking about or even performing an ice rescue. We’re exploring more about the things that cause females and males to react differently when hypothermia is in question.
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Here are some ideas to consider regarding alternative air. Not only which type of air we use but how often we train in these situations? There are different types of alternate air. How to choose the right one for your team? Here are the things to consider when choosing your alternative air source. The last factor to consider is why it is so critical that you carry an alternate air source.
https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/body-position.png 628 1200 Adolfo Ruiz Cantero https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/header-web-live.png Adolfo Ruiz Cantero2021-08-03 18:15:532021-09-09 17:52:24Public Safety Diver Tips & Tricks: Body Position
Searching for missing objects or evidence in a public safety mission should be taken seriously. By that we mean, proper training and preparations. With this comes practicing body positioning underwater while performing a search mission. We’re breaking down the ins and outs of body positioning and how your team can practice most effectively.