POSITIVE FLOTATION HARNESS (PFH) FOR USE BY CANADIAN FORCES SEARCH AND RESCUE TECHNICIANS

Authors
  1. Firth, J.A.
  2. Steffler, J.C.
Corporate Authors
Defence and Civil Inst of Environmental Medicine, Downsview ONT (CAN)
Abstract
At the request of Maritime Air Group Headquarters (MAGHQ) Halifax, Natinal Defence Headquarters (NDHQ) tasked the Medical Life Support Division (MLSD) of this Institute (DCIEM) to research and develop a flotation system for the Canadian Forces Safety Restraint Harness, Rescue Specialist (Double Lift Harness), to provide sufficient independent buoyancy for the wearer to conduct water rescue exercises without relying on the use of a life preserver.
Report Number
DCIEM-88-TR-27 — Technical Report
Date of publication
15 Apr 1988
Number of Pages
38
DSTKIM No
88-04316
CANDIS No
57521
Format(s):
Hardcopy;Originator's fiche received by DSIS

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