Journeyman Hurtman Rescue (Questions and Answers)
Question: Is it required to tie a rope around the mannequins' feet for the groundman to assist with tagging?
Question: Can the mannequin touch the ground before setting them on the tarp?
Answer: No part of the mannequins' body, clothing, or safety may touch the ground outside the tarp at any point during the event.
Question: During the hurt-man rescue, will the climber or the groundman be letting the dummy down once he's tied off?
Answer: The climber or the groundman may assist in letting the dummy to the ground.
Question: What size tarp will be in between the two poles on the hurt-man event?
Answer: 8' x 10', oriented with the 10' width between the poles. This will leave roughly 1'-3" from the edge of the tarp to the center of the poles on each side.
Question: What is the script for the "mayday call"?
This is (Your name or radio call ID)
We are on the Conway-Myrtle Beach 115kv line, at TEFIS- 110308
And need EMS to 2050 Highway 501.
2 Men injured up the pole, rescue in progress.
Question: After the dummy is down does the climbers have to bring the rope down or just come down?