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🚀 Prepare for Lift-off with Rowan Poulter! 🚀

Dive into the future with the awe-inspiring prowess of jet suit pilot, Rowan Poulter!

Experience the thrill of emerging rescue technology as Rowan takes to the skies over the shimmering lake at NEC Birmingham.

This isn't just about the spectacle – it's a demonstration of how jet suit technology could revolutionise search and rescue operations, offering emergency services a game-changing edge in rapid response.

It's not just a flight; it's an electrifying dance in mid-air with a vision for a safer tomorrow. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime spectacle as Rowan blazes a trail in the world of airborne adventure and innovation.

Strap in and look up — the future of flight and rescue is here, and it's absolutely breath-taking!

🚀 Tuesday 19 September 2023, 14:00 at the NEC lake

🚒 Unleash the Power of Teamwork at the Technical Rescue Demo! 🚒

Get ready to be blown away by West Midlands Fire & Rescue Service's jaw-dropping Technical Rescue Demo!

Witness cutting-edge extrication techniques, master the intricacies of bariatric casualty extraction, soar to new heights with rope rescue drills, and plunge deep into trauma scenarios that feel so real, you'll be on the edge of your seat.

But this isn't just about the adrenaline — it's a golden opportunity to share best practices, ensuring our emergency services are equipped with top-tier knowledge and skills.

Dive into the world of lifesaving expertise and join the movement in forging a safer future for all.

Demonstration Timetable

🚒 Tuesday 19 September

10:00: UKRO competition team performs an extrication demonstration, followed by a demonstration from the Trauma Team

14:00: Extrication demonstrations, followed by a demonstration by the Trauma Team


🚒 Wednesday 20 September

10:00: Bariatric casualty extrication from a vehicle

13:00: Rope rescue scenario

🔥 International Incident Command Assessment 🔥

Join FLAIM in Hall 5, stand M152 for their first-ever virtual immersive International Incident Command Assessment.

Experience FLAIM Trainer's new Teams Training functionality to view how we can now train and assess Firefighters and Incident Commanders in the same incident, anywhere in the world.

Witness firefighters in the UK and Australia showcase this revolutionary new training technology.

In the virtual incident, there will be:

  • 🇬🇧 A firefighter at ESS in the UK
  • 🇦🇺 A firefighter at our FLAIM HQ in Australia
  • 🇬🇧 Incident Commander, Paul Speight, Former Fire Officer & VR SME, UK
  • 🇬🇧 IC Assessor Mark (Ted) O'Brien from FLAIM in the UK

These outstanding demonstrations of cutting-edge technology will take place live in Hall 5 at 12pm on both days of the show.