British Civil Defence
A network of non-government voluntary civil protection organisations dedicated to saving life and alleviating suffering nationally and world-wide; information about their teams, membership, news and contacts.
Civil Defence Scotland
An independent organisation providing emergency response and community support volunteers for emergencies and disasters in Scotland; describes their services and facilities, exercises, membership, and fundraising.
Community First Responders
Provides information about the national scheme to compliment emergency ambulance services, with comprehensive details about groups and activities in the Eastern region of England.
Community Heartbeat Trust
Community defibrillator charity which helps communities convert old red phone boxes (and other suitable locations) to house defibrillator machines. Includes advice on getting started with this project.
International Rescue Corps
A specialist Urban Search and Rescue team that responds to disasters all over the world, and within the UK; describes the way they work, with a library of mission reports, details of membership and training, and how to support their fundraising.
Contains organisation’s general information, forum section station information, document downloads area and media gallery.
Mines Rescue Service Ltd
Provides an approved escape and rescue service from underground coal mines; also offers a range of health and safety products, training and services to private and public sector companies. Includes a profile, with schedule and details of locations, and contacts.
Registered Research Group funded by the Welsh National Institute for Social Care and Health Research (NISCHR), bringing together researchers, clinicians and service providers to develop and improve unscheduled, emergency and trauma care.
Provides training and research to the search and rescue community in the UK.