FACTS 10% of all drownings occur in vehicles 400 North Americans will drown in their vehicles this year 3 minutes: the time that a vehicle floats on the water surface 1 minute: the time you have to exit safely 1 MINUTE CAN SAVE YOUR LIFE DON’T PANIC! STAY CALM – DON’T TOUCH YOUR
Flood Safety Awareness Recent flooding around the country claimed the lives of many folks who potentially had very bright futures. Flooding can happen in an instant, quickly overtaking your car, but often people ignore road closure signs and drive into flooded roads at their own peril. And when your vehicle becomes stranded in water, it
Lifesaving Testimonial: 16-yr-old driver flips car upside down into water and escapes using her resqme tool to break the window and crawl out!
Her father sent this testimonial to us: “I just wanted to thank you for making this product. Your glass breaker saved my 16 year old daughter today. She rolled her car into a brook and the car went down and if it wasn’t for this product she may have not been with us anymore. She
For Donna Uzzi, the tragic death of her son, Anthony, in a car accident that flipped the vehicle into a canal, was a wake-up call to the threat of getting trapped in a car. Car entrapment in a submerged vehicle is a serious threat, however, it doesn’t get much attention. Whether it’s due to flood
Image credit Anyone who has been driving cars for a while will vouch for the fact that driving in the rainy season is quite different from doing so in dry weather. When taking your car out on a rainy day, it is very likely that its tires will lose their grip on the road. Your
Writting by Robert May, Indiana State Police (Detective) Robert May – Mary Kay Kidwell – Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht The Indiana State Police Underwater Search and Recovery team along with the Indianapolis Fire Department and Gordon Giesbrecht, Ph.D. of the University of Manitoba filmed a segment with Good Morning America this winter on cold water immersions.
Resqme, Inc is pleased to announce a very exciting up coming event. On Saturday, October 25, Sonia Colasse, our very own Social Media Consultant will be the co driver for Emme Hall in the Powder Puff race in Barstow CA. The women will start at 12:30 and race through off road conditions until
Currently, we know at the moment that phenomenal floods are happening in every corner of the world from France to America. The resqme team supports all those experiencing difficult weather. Dominik Jung, a German meteorologist, explains that next winter will be abnormally cold, and so does American Joe Bastardi, who works for weather giant AccuWeather,
Jim Giebel of Illinois recently put on a flood awareness booth for his Eagle Scout Project with the Boy Scouts of America. We spoke to Jim about his experiencing using the resqme tool at his booth. Question: How did your Eagle Scout project come about? Answer: After thinking about my Eagle project I decided that I