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Water Search and Rescue Team Kit

The Water Search & Rescue Team is always grateful to our Equipment supporters with out their kindness we can not support the work we do.
We as a team are grateful to the support of Typhoon International who are kindly supporting us with our response teams Drysuits.

We are often asked how much it costs to kit out our response teams, so we thought we would give you a list to our equipment equipment


Our Equipment and their Sponsors
Equipment Type Home Team Cost to Purchase Equipment Sponsor

Dry-suit and Thermals

All Hubs  £480 Typhoon International
Shoes £115
Buoyancy Aid, with Harness £97
Helmet £83
Whistle £2
Knife £3
Throw bag on Quick Release Belt £58
Gloves £45
Waterproof Head Torch £25
3 Locking HMS Karabinas £25
Length of Tape £14
Pulley £33
2 Prusik Loops £6
Waterproof Note book and Pencil £5
Field Manual £19
Training £435
Pager £109

 

Total for one Person is £1,554 and a team, consisting of four people, costs a total of £6,216.

Vehicle Equipment List

4  50M Floating Lines £550
1 Kermantle Rope £175
25 Karabinas £193
3 Pulleys £99
3 Prusik £9
2 belay devices £240
5 Lengths of Tape £70
2 Rope Protectors £25
12 Kit bags £600
1 Inflatable Boat £995
6 Paddles £170
2 Pair of fins £50
4 Poles non metallic £275
1 Reach Pole Kit £325
1 Litter Rescue Basket £975
1 Spinal Scoop £899
4 Casualty Buoyancy Aids £312
4 Casualty Helmets £332
1 Medical Kit £289
1 Decontamination Kit £250
4 Scene Lighting £3562
4 Search Lighting £160
4 Radios £332
1 Defibrillator £987
1 Team welfare Kit £275
1 Oxygen Administration Kit £175
1 Vac Splint £125

 

Total for team kit £12,449

Plus a suitable vehicle to carry the team and kit costing approximately £15,000

 

The total to put a Team on the road is £33,667.

 

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