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Rescue 2 achieves ISO 45001:2018

by Emma

Rescue 2 achieves ISO 45001:2018 accreditation. Rescue 2 are proud to announce ISO 45001:2018 certification as a new addition to their existing suite of accreditations. ISO 45001 is a new global standard for occupational health and safety. Rescue 2’s Head of Business Operations Louise Grant says: “Working in an accreditation heavy environment and having previously […]

A day in the life of a Confined Space Rescue Technician

by Emma

Into the Risk… You want me to go where and do what?! The day normally starts with the alarm going off at some stupid hour and looking out the window to figure out whether the weather is doing what the forecast said it would. As with most things in life, being a confined space rescue […]

Rescue 2 work with WWT Arundel Wetland Centre

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Confined Space Risk Assessments

Rescue 2 were delighted recently to be able to help out our friends and neighbours at the WWT Arundel Wetland Centre. Two of our team spent the day at WWT Arundel Wetland Centre and have a prepared a complimentary risk assessment for contractors and workers who would need to work on the Visitor Centre.  Due […]

Rescue 2 | Eastbourne WTW DC3 Completion

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Rescue 2 Eastbourne DC3

Rescue 2 have just completed work on an 18 month long contract in Eastbourne, working alongside Southern Water and contractors CMDP. Eastbourne WTW’s main distribution chamber (DC3) was first found to be in a problematic state in 2000. The interior of DC3 had suffered from Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) attacks, along with reinforcement damage. Since then […]

Extreme Sleepout for Centrepoint

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Ollie Laker - Extreme Sleepout

One of our Rescue 2 technicians, Ollie Laker, will be taking part in a daring, hair raising challenge in a bid to raise £20,000 for youth homelessness charity Centrepoint. Ollie (IRATA level 3 qualified rope access and rigging specialist who has worked with the BBC on Planet Earth 2 and more) along with two other […]

Rope access maintenance at Weir Wood Reservoir

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Rope access maintenance

One of our Rescue teams have just completed an assignment at Weir Wood Reservoir, East Sussex. The work involved a 12m rope entry into a drained down clarifier hopper, to carry out debris removal which had accumulated at the base, and other basic maintenance tasks. Rescue 2 not only supplied the rescue provision, but additionally […]

New Rescue Technician client ID cards

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Confined Space Consultancy services

Rescue 2 are working collaboratively on an inhouse system with a major client, which involves collating Rescue Technician’s certifications, skills and expertise and holding this information together on an identification badge. This will eliminate the need to send skills certificates out as they will be loaded onto system and the technicians will be provided cards […]

Rescue 2 team members qualify as PPE Inspectors

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PPE Inspectors

Congratulations to two of our Equipment and Logistics team members, Joe Nieser and Neal Daniels, who have recently qualifed as Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Inspectors for work at height. Joe and Neal attended the four day instructional course in Cumbria, during which time training was given regarding the inspection of PPE.  This included connectors, harnesses, […]

Rescue 2 purchase new Drager BA sets

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Exciting delivery today! As part of our ongoing investment into our Rescue teams, we’ve just purchased 12 brand new Drager PSS7000 BA Sets – with masks and body guards. (We also have another 13 sets on order, which will be used on our Rescue training courses and additional sets for the Rescue teams.) This is […]