Emrys, a firefighter in the technical rescue unit for the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service based in Malpas, will be competing in the Atacama crossing challenge to raise money for three charities.
What does TRU stand for?
TRU stands for Technical Rescue Unit
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 54 other meanings of TRU in our Acronym Attic
- Train Ready to Start (railroad switch)
- Triage Revised Trauma Score
- Tactical Record Teletypewriter
- The Right Thing To Do
- Transport Reactor Test Unit
- The Real Tuesday Weld (band; UK)
- Transitional Return-to-Work
- Tactical Response Unit
- Tactical Robbery Unit (Miami, FL)
- Target Reporting Unit
- Technical Resources Unit
- Teenage Research Unlimited
- Terminal Respiratory Unit (lung functional unit)
- Test Repairable Unit
- Test Replaceable Unit
- The Real Untouchables (rap group)
- The Root Underground (gaming clan)
- Thermal Receiving Unit (M1 tank thermal sight)
- Thompson Rivers University (Canada)
- Thrust Reverser Unit
Samples in periodicals archive:
Crews from Foleshill and Radford fire stations were sent, along with a technical rescue unit.
Watch Commander Nick Farmer, of Dewsbury fire station, said: "It was obvious we could not just pull her out because of the way she was trapped and we had to send for a technical rescue unit from Cleckheaton, with special slings.
She said the service sent a technical rescue unit from Wrexham and a rope rescue unit from Colwyn Bay.
A spokesman said three fire engines and a technical rescue unit were at the scene, where there were reports of people trapped.
But over the following weeks the 37-year-old, who is part of West Midlands Fire Service's technical rescue unit at Bickenhill, continued to feel unwell until April when he felt unable to go to work - 24 hours later he was told he had leukaemia.
Consisting of about 40 people, this section includes the department's SWAT, hazardous materials response, and technical rescue units, along with its bomb squad.
CAPTION(S): A rescuer tries to reach the bird Bridgend Fire Service and Malpas Technical Rescue Unit rescued this golden eagle, which got stuck up a tree in Pontycymer, near Bridgend PICTURES: Richard Swingler (c)