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The Roco Rescue Blog has Moved!

The Roco Rescue Blog has moved to our main website at http://www.RocoRescue.com – We have over 200 rescue-related articles on our blog and are constantly working to bring you the most relevant content in the industry!

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Hollywood Comes to RTC!

The Rescue I Plus class held at Roco Training Center (RTC) in Baton Rouge last month had some celebrity students on board. While all the students were heroes, you might be interested in hearing from the professional stunt performers as … Continue reading

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Fall Protection Essentials: Follow-up from Roco

OSHA Fall Protection Standards for Industry Pat Furr reviews the importance of following OSHA safety standards for fall protection, and the steps an employer can take to ensure a safe work environment by providing high quality training. In the recent … Continue reading

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Trench Rescue…A thinking game

Roco Chief Instructor Randy Miller explains that trench collapse injuries and/or death is way too common in civil construction, and industrial maintenance projects. The sluggish economy entices organizations to cut corners, after all – time is money. This trend also extends … Continue reading

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Teaching from Experience… Roco Chief Randy Miller

Randy Miller, Roco’s Chief Instructor and Trench/Structural Collapse guru knew at an early age rescue was his calling. It all began when he joined the Hagerman volunteer fire department in his late teens, and went on to study at Florida … Continue reading

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Confined Space Fatalities…a closer look at the numbers

At some point during just about every Roco CSRT Rescue Stand-By job, someone will ask us why we are there. After we tell them that we’re there to make sure all the workers go home safely (and explain some of … Continue reading

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