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29
Apr

5 Innovations Changing the Face of Search and Rescue

  Whether it’s saving lives via air, land or sea, the world of search and rescue has been significantly impacted with the increase and advancement of technology. Innovations are consistently improving the way we plan, conduct and report on operations, with a far higher degree of accuracy than ever before. Check out our top five

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15
May

SAR and the Coronial System

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held next week on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at The Star Gold Coast.  Senior Sergeant Jim Whitehead, Qld State Search And Rescue Coordinator & Training Officer with the Qld Police Service joins us at the Conference to present ‘SAR and the Coronial

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11
May

Distress beacons: Their role in search and rescue

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held in a few weeks on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at The Star Gold Coast.  Ms Linda Berryman, Advisor Safety and Distress Alerting Systems with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority joins us at the Conference to present ‘Distress beacons: Their role in

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09
May

Mind of Leader: Making Decisions That Matter

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held in a few weeks on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at The Star Gold Coast.  Ms Kim Adams, Consultant at Kim Adams Consulting joins us at the Conference to present ‘Mind of Leader: Making Decisions That Matter’. Abstract Decision making in critical

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04
May

How volunteer search dog teams can be utilised in your SAR operation

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at the Star Gold Coast.  Mrs Sue Pritchard, Deputy Chair Land Search Capability Development Group, NSW State Emergency Service joins us at the Conference to present ‘I want Hounds! – How volunteer search dog teams can

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01
May

Dynamic Simulation for Exercising

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at the Star Gold Coast.  Mr Rhett Emery, NSSP Coordinator with NZSAR joins us at the Conference to present ‘Dynamic Simulation for Exercising’. Abstract How does a Police District manage their response to a rescue of

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17
Apr

Mass Rescue Operations

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at the Star Gold Coast.  Mr Dean Lawrence, Trustee at the International Maritime Rescue Federation joins us at the Conference to present ‘Mass Rescue Operations’. Abstract According to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) a mass rescue

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13
Apr

The Personal and Organisational Resilience that helped me achieve 25 years and 4000 missions

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at the Star Gold Coast.  Mr Dave Greenberg, Emergency Management Consultant joins us at the Conference to present ‘The Personal and Organisational Resilience that helped me achieve 25 years and 4000 missions’. Biography Dave’s first book,

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27
Mar

The value of Australia’s collaborative SAR system in saving lives

The 4th annual Australian and New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held on Wednesday 23rd May 2018 at the Star Gold Coast.  Daniel Gillis, Senior Maritime Search and Rescue Officer at the Australian Maritime Safety Authority joins us at the Conference to present ‘Case Study: The value of Australia’s collaborative SAR system in

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19
Mar

Floods don’t occur randomly, so why do we still plan as if they do?

Most major floods in South East Queensland arrive in five-year bursts, once every 40 years or so, according to our new research. Yet flood estimation, protection and management approaches are still designed on the basis that flood risk stays the same all the time – despite clear evidence that it doesn’t. We analysed historical flooding data from ten

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