Liverpool is also the home of the Search and Rescue team, based at Croxteth, who have additional heavy rescue equipment and training to assist crews in rapid extrication.
What does HR stand for?
HR stands for Heavy Rescue
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We have 67 other meanings of HR in our Acronym Attic
- Headquarters Regulation
- Healthcare Realty (various locations)
- Healthgate Resources Pty Ltd (Adelaide, SA, Australia)
- Heart Rate
- Heart Rhythm (cardiology)
- Heat Resisting
- Heater Relay
- Heavy Rain
- Heavy Repair
Samples in periodicals archive:
The hurricane did major damage to three of their four fire stations, and they lost three of their four engines, two tower ladders, their heavy rescue truck, three ambulances and all of their support vehicles.
The team is registered with the United Nations as a heavy rescue team and uses heavy equipment to break through concrete, search dogs to find survivors as well as a host of other high-tech equipment.
Tayside Fire and Rescue sent three fire engines and a heavy rescue unit to the scene.
They have been tasked and briefed on rescue operations and are classified as a heavy rescue response under UN guidelines.
They will be carrying out command and control and heavy rescue duties in an effort to aid the emergency services and rescue teams already in New Zealand.