ASTM International - ASTM F1729-96(2001)
Standard Practice for Single Person Cold Water Survival/Rescue Technique: HELP Position
|Publication Date:||1 January 2001|
|ICS Code (Accident and disaster control):||13.200|
|ICS Code (Small craft):||47.080|
1.1 This practice covers the recommended water rescue procedure for performing the heat escape lessening posture (HELP) position.
1.2 This practice is one in a set of self rescue techniques for the water rescuer.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.