Mass Rescue Operations

Philosophy & Focus

IMRF Guidance: Chapters (links to ‘IMRF MRO Guidance’)

1. Complex incident planning – the challenge: acknowledging the problem, and mass rescue incident types
2. Complex incident planning – ownership of plans
3. Risk analysis
4. The capability gap

Related Documents

COMSAR Circular 31, Guidance for Mass Rescue Operations
Ten Mass Rescue Operational Realities
Rescue at Sea: a Guide to Principles and Practice as Applied to Migrants & Refugees
Large Scale Rescue Operations at Sea
MSC Circular 1182, Rev.1, Guide to Recovery Techniques
Is Your Port Prepared for Maritime Mass Rescue Operations?
Evacuability of Passenger Ships at Sea
Evacuation of a Passenger Ship - Is Panic a Major Factor?
Presentation on Mass Rescue Operations
Passenger Ship Safety Guidelines
Perspectives on Emergency Response in the Canadian Arctic
Arctic Cruise Ships: The Urgent Need for Search and Rescue
Impact of the International Arctic SAR Agreement
Mass Casualty Incident Response and Aeromedical Evacuation in Antarctica
Give All Ships the Means to Assist in Major Accidents at Sea
When Ships Became Rescue Boats
Maritime Mass Rescue Interventions; Availability and Associated Technology
Analysis of the Challenges Associated with the Conduct of Maritime Mass Rescue Operations
Overview of Marine Disaster Scene Management