Written by Greg Jakubowski
The Dragone Rescue Board was developed to help RITs and other emergency personnel rapidly remove victims wearing SCBA from the hazard zone. It’s lightweight, less than 10 lbs., but can support up to 500 lbs.
Other features include fins on the bottom of the board that reduce friction when dragging victims; handles on both ends to accommodate a two-man carry; heat resistance up to 1,300 degrees F; and chemical, resistance to gasoline and diesel, as well as biohazards.
The unit comes with a...