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The World Rescue Organisation

The World Rescue Organisation is committed to improving technical rescue standards by bringing together rescue and medical services throughout the World to develop and share essential post incident skills and knowledge. In doing so the WRO is contributing to the reduction of unintentional injuries and the promotion of gold standards for combined rescue and medical care.

Chair's Welcome

As Chair of the World Rescue Organisation I want to welcome you, on behalf of the WRO Executive and the WRO Committee, to our website. I am very proud to be part of this unique organisation which promotes and continues to develop the rescue challenge concept, global rescue standards, effective post crash intervention and the development of combined rescue and medical care around the world. Please also visit our FaceBook and Twitter pages for all the up to date information on our work and that of our member organisations. 

 

 

 

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Events This Month - August, 2016

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Future Events

UKRO National Rescue Challenge & North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge (NAVRC 2016)

Thursday 8th September 2016 - All Day
The 2016 UKRO Challenge will be hosted by Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service.

Teams will be able to display their skills within the following disciplines: RTC Extrication, Trauma , USAR, Rope, Water Rescue and for the first time Animal Rescue.

The Opening Ceremony Thursday 8th September 2016

Challenge Days Friday 9th and Saturday 10th September 2016

The event will be held at HFRS Headquarters in Eastleigh Hampshire and other local locations.

For information, please contact the Event Manager – Steve Barrow at rescuechallenge2016@hantsfire.gov.uk

TERC USA confirms dates of the North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge (NAVRC 2016) To be held at the Hagerman Fire Dept training grounds, in East Patchogue New York. The dates of the event will be Sept 8th, 9th, and 10th 2016. All teams are welcome. Details and updated information will be available on TERC USA website @ http://www.tercus.com/.

UKRO National Rescue Challenge & North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge (NAVRC 2016)

Friday 9th September 2016 - All Day
The 2016 UKRO Challenge will be hosted by Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service.

Teams will be able to display their skills within the following disciplines: RTC Extrication, Trauma , USAR, Rope, Water Rescue and for the first time Animal Rescue.

The Opening Ceremony Thursday 8th September 2016

Challenge Days Friday 9th and Saturday 10th September 2016

The event will be held at HFRS Headquarters in Eastleigh Hampshire and other local locations.

For information, please contact the Event Manager – Steve Barrow at rescuechallenge2016@hantsfire.gov.uk


TERC USA confirms dates of the North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge (NAVRC 2016) To be held at the Hagerman Fire Dept training grounds, in East Patchogue New York. The dates of the event will be Sept 8th, 9th, and 10th 2016. All teams are welcome. Details and updated information will be available on TERC USA website @ http://www.tercus.com/.

UKRO National Rescue Challenge & North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge (NAVRC 2016)

Saturday 10th September 2016 - All Day
The 2016 UKRO Challenge will be hosted by Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service.

Teams will be able to display their skills within the following disciplines: RTC Extrication, Trauma , USAR, Rope, Water Rescue and for the first time Animal Rescue.

The Opening Ceremony Thursday 8th September 2016

Challenge Days Friday 9th and Saturday 10th September 2016

The event will be held at HFRS Headquarters in Eastleigh Hampshire and other local locations.

For information, please contact the Event Manager – Steve Barrow at rescuechallenge2016@hantsfire.gov.uk

TERC USA confirms dates of the North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge (NAVRC 2016) To be held at the Hagerman Fire Dept training grounds, in East Patchogue New York. The dates of the event will be Sept 8th, 9th, and 10th 2016. All teams are welcome. Details and updated information will be available on TERC USA website @ http://www.tercus.com

WRC2016 Brazil

Wednesday 19th October 2016 - All Day
Dates for WRC 2016
The WRO is pleased to announce the dates of this year’s WRC which will be held on the 19th to 23rd October in the city of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. The event will take place in Barigui Park, with challenge disciplines consisting of Extrication and Trauma. The Extrication Challenge will include Rapid, Standard and Complex.

The outline programme is as follows:
October 19th 2016 – during the day – WRO AGM and workshop of the assessors;
October 19th 2016 – at 7 p.m. – Opening Ceremony at the acts salon of Barigui Park;
October 20th to October 23rd 2016 – Challenges at the venue;
October 21st 2016 – Evening – Swap Night – undefined location at this time
October 23rd 2016 – Evening – Closing Ceremony – undefined location at this time

The official web site, registration, entry fees and hotel details will be made available soon on both the host site and WRO website http://www.wrescue.org/World-Challenges/Future-Challenges/World-Rescue-Challenge-2016-Brazil

WRC2016 Brazil

Thursday 20th October 2016 - All Day
Dates for WRC 2016
The WRO is pleased to announce the dates of this year’s WRC which will be held on the 19th to 23rd October in the city of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil. The event will take place in Barigui Park, with challenge disciplines consisting of Extrication and Trauma. The Extrication Challenge will include Rapid, Standard and Complex.

The outline programme is as follows:
October 19th 2016 – during the day – WRO AGM and workshop of the assessors;
October 19th 2016 – at 7 p.m. – Opening Ceremony at the acts salon of Barigui Park;
October 20th to October 23rd 2016 – Challenges at the venue;
October 21st 2016 – Evening – Swap Night – undefined location at this time
October 23rd 2016 – Evening – Closing Ceremony – undefined location at this time

The official web site, registration, entry fees and hotel details will be made available soon on both the host site and WRO website http://www.wrescue.org/World-Challenges/Future-Challenges/World-Rescue-Challenge-2016-Brazil

Joining The World Rescue Organisation

The WRO is keen to support the development of rescue services around the world. If your organisation wishes to discuss options available then please contact the WRO Secretary using the online contact form or through secretary@wrescue.org. You can also obtain additional information within the Becoming a member section.