The #TrailHeadSelfie – possibly the simplest and easiest safety tool you have
Category: Blog Entry
Regular blog posts
Musings on SAR team diversity and the deep and unexpected expertise of SAR members who are experts in their fields.
Some musings on use cases for UAVs in Search and Rescue, the result of a few years thinking about the topic.
The most dangerous pursuit: hiking without telling anyone where you’re going
Musings about knowledge and the things you canèt put in your pack.
Musings on uncertainty, and saying goodbye to the old, hello to the new.
I appeared on CBC news at 5 to talk about winter backcountry safety for a few minutes after several recent high profile rescues this winter.
Confusion and Delay
A guest post by Jeff Smedley from Prince George SAR on the emotional high of finding someone alive, and the disturbing silences when we don’t.
Instructions for using YourLo.ca/tion for Search and Rescue or other first responders to locate missing people.