Apprentice Hurtman Rescue (Questions and Answers)
Question: Why is the apprentice hurt-man rescue a rubber glove event and the journeyman hurt-man rescue a leather glove event?
Answer: The Journeyman Hurt-Man Rescue event is simulated de-energized and ground, where as the Apprentice Hurt-Man Rescue event is not.
Question: Can the climber headache his hammer after driving the screwdriver in the pole?
Answer: No, hammer must be placed back in the climber's belt.
Question: Does the screwdriver have to be removed from the pole before descending to the ground?
Answer: No, the bucket operators will remove the screwdriver after the completion of the event.
Question: Will work gloves be required while setting out equipment(belt, hooks, fall arrest, etc..) and putting on equipment(belt, hooks, fall arrest, etc...) for the hurtman rescue event?
Answer: No, refer to General Info and Competitor Rules - Infractions - Rule #24
Question: How high above the neutral will the dummy be hanging?
Answer: The mannaquins' fall arrest belt will be directly above the neutral. You will not have to cross the neutral to perform the hurtman rescue.