Tag Archives: Auto Extrication

2018 Jeep Compass Body Structure

2018 Jeep Compass Body Structure The 2018 Jeep Compass construction combines high-strength steel with other advanced materials. Occupants are further protected with seven standard airbags. Front driver and passenger airbags incorporate a three-vent system to ensure optimal deployment for occupants ...

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2017 Audi Q5 Body Structure

Audi knocked nearly 200 pounds off some versions of its popular Q5 by using higher-strength steels and some aluminum.

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Extrication Scenario: Semi vs Semi

Here is a "caption this" from Twisted Trucker on Facebook. This is an interesting scenario with many variables in play for a rescuer to consider.

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Moditech Mondays: Nissan Leaf EV Updates

During the 2013 model year, the Nissan LEAF was upgraded with the main components integrated into one unit, making for a lighter and more compact e-Powertrain.  However, the style and body of the vehicle did not change.   If you ...

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2014 Toyota Corolla Body Structure

2014 Toyota Corolla Extrication

Here’s a look at the 2014 Toyota Corolla, North American and Euro Versions.  Below you will see the body structure, also known as a Body in White (BIW) and the airbags. 2014 Toyota Corolla 2014 Toyota Corolla (Euro-Version)

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2013 Annual Extrication Training Events

Firefighters and rescue personnel should consider attending one of the annual extrication seminars and training events around the United States, Canada, and even around the world that offer different methods of instruction and knowledge.

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