|The Search Wheel leads students or experienced
search planners through the initial response phase of the search. It is
lightweight, durable, and waterproof.
Side One provides handy information
on the steps needed to commit to a search effort and then deploy resources.
Simply rotate the search wheel to tackle each critical topic. Topics include
the Last known Point, The Hub or IPP, Know Your Subject, Linear Features &
Decision Points, Containment, and Hot Spots. Additional information provided
on reflex tasking.
|Side two presents essential information and
behavior profiles for the most common lost subject categories. It covers
hikers, mountain bikers, despondents, children, dementia, hunters, and
climbers. The windows reveal the most current data on distance from the
IPP/LKP and where the subject was found for both mountainous and flat
terrain. Data taken from the International
Search & Rescue Incident Database (ISRID) which contains 50,000 SAR
incidents. Find the specific information you need immediately.