ResCon 19 Talks and Presentations
How to Find a Needle in a Haystack
A presentation on a systematic method that can be used to search for (possibly) missing people in abandoned stone mines.
CO2 Monitoring in Caves
A presentation on CO2 monitoring in Mendip caves, the difference between various gas detectors and their results.
Crime Scene Awareness
A presentation by Piers Hallihan (from South Wales police) on the things that cave rescue teams need to consider in the unfortunate event that a rescue scene becomes a crime scene.
A medical session, containing a series of short presentations covering a number of medical topics, including lessons learnt from the recent Curtain Pot incident, an update on new BCRC medical training equipment and a summary of the recent BCRC medical training weekend.
BCRC Incident Reporting
A session showing the BCRC online Incident Reporting tool and how to use it.
A tabletop exercise showing the functions and features of the SARCALL tool that is now used by a number of cave rescue teams to help manage an incident.
A presentation from Robbie Shone, describing his experience of a flood pulse whilst deep in Veryovkina and how to plan to avoid being rescued from remote parts of the world.