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Welcome To

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 the new WRO 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 incident intervention and the development of combined rescue and medical care around the world.  

Please utilise the website to either contact the representative bodies in your country, or to review the current news, events, and the education areas.
 

WORLD RESCUE CHALLENGE 2015

The seventeenth World Rescue Challenge will take place in Lisboa, Portugal between the 14th and 18th October 2015. Block off your diary for what is going to be a fantastic event. Lookout for more details, and visit the new official website at: http://www.ansd.pt/ All teams must pre register at http://www.ansd.pt/wrc-2015-portugal-pagina-inicial.php 

WRC 2015 Challenge Documents Available at http://www.wrescue.org/Secretariat/Challenge-Documents 

The event is being hosted by the City of Lisboa and our colleagues from Associação Nacional de Salvamento e Desencarceramentoand.

Your Events

Events This Month - May, 2015

West Mids Extrication Challenge (RTC)

Saturday 9th - All Day

Avonmouth Fire Station

Saturday 16th - All Day
Avonmouth Fire Station (2 pits, max 10 teams)
Currently extrication only

Future Events

Hereford & Worcester (RTC and Trauma)

Saturday 6th June 2015 - All Day

ANSD National RTC Challenge with APRAT National RTC Challenge

Thursday 18th June 2015 - All Day
This event will be held in Sao Joao Da Madeira

South Wales (RTC)

Saturday 27th June 2015 - All Day

Luxembourg Rescue Organisation - National Challenge

Saturday 4th July 2015 - All Day
Luxembourg Rescue Organisation - National Challenge 2015
Sanem

Luxembourg Rescue Organisation - National Challenge

Sunday 5th July 2015 - All Day
Luxembourg Rescue Organisation - National Challenge 2015
Sanem

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.