Grain Bin Rescue Tube Winners Announced | PressReleasePoint

August 25, 2016. 19 fire departments across 14 states win tubes and training that will help first responders save lives. Des Moines, IA - Nationwide, the No. 1 farm insurer 1, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Nominate Your Fire Department Co

Grain Entrapment Red Rescue Auger from KC Supply Co

KC Supply’s patent-pending Red Rescue Auger can quickly aid in the removal of grain which has engulfed a victim. The auger can be powered by any drill with 1/2” chuck. Simply insert the auger’s inlet into the grain and direct the discharge away from the v

FROM THE ARCHIVES: 2015 grain bin rescue training at GSI

2/26/2015 · Volunteer victim Lyle Travioli of Casey stands buried to his neck in a grain engulfment simulator as a GSI Res-Q-Tube is set in place around him during rescue training for Grain Bin Safety Week at ...

Proper Grain Condition is First Step to Accident

4/11/2018 · Find out if your local fire department is equipped with a grain bin rescue tube. If not, ... involving hopper bins and smaller-diameter grain bins used for short-term storage. GSI expects to introduce the system in larger-capacity grain bins f

Grain rescue tubes growing in popularity for rural fire

6/3/2013 · GSI technical services manager Ron Hawkins said his company has sold more than 300 RES-Q Tubes nationwide since unveiling their version of the grain rescue tube in 2009.

Rescue Auger - Fire Safety USA

The auger stands out when on duty in rescue red. The Rescue Auger is to be used in grain bin/elevator rescue situations. If a person is trapped under grain, the Rescue Auger is used to auger out grain quicker than scooping to quickly free the trapped vict

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Saving lives in bins: Rescue tubes and ball caps | Farm Progress

Grain tubes have become a successful way to rescue people trapped in grain bins, including the Great Wall of Rescue and GSI’s Res-Q-Tube. Typically, these tubes are made of six panels that slide into place around the victim. Once inserted, the tube halts

GSI to close Flora facility, affecting 89 employees, state

Volunteer victim Lyle Travioli of Casey stands buried to his neck in a grain engulfment simulator as a GSI Res-Q-Tube is set in place around him during rescue training for Grain Bin Safety Week at ...

Grain Bin Safeguards - Successful Farming

The rescue of a farmer trapped in a grain bin near Newton, Iowa, in September 2014 was remarkably rare good news. Working together, the Kellogg and Newton Fire Departments used a grain rescue tube to extricate Rick Nearmyer. The tube had been donated to t

Grain Bin Rescue Training

Nov 13, 2015 · Organized by Texas AgriLife Extension and Oklahoma State University, this video is meant to help emergency responders, fire fighters, and other rescue workers remove victims from grain bins.

Grain bin rescue tube winners | KSFFA's Fire News Blog

8/31/2016 · In three short years, the contest has awarded tubes and training to 32 fire departments. In 2015, the contest awarded 12 fire departments across 11 states. The first year’s winner—the Westphalia Fire Department in Kansas—used their new tube an

VOL. 82 NO. 6 JUNE 2017 Firefighters use local farm, AGCO

Gehrke, and Joe Gorenz with the GSI model grain bin and rescue tube, donated by AGCO. John Biddle is holding a rescue auger, which was used for the first time during their grain bin rescue training drill. The rescue auger, made by KC Supply, was given to

Grain bin rescue tubes donated to Story County fire

10/31/2013 · Three Story County fire departments have received a life-saving piece of equipment from the Story County Farm Bureau as part of a project to improve their response when someone gets trapped in a grain bin. The Farm Bureau presented grain bin

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Two Ohio fire departments win grain bin rescue tubes

9/28/2016 · Nationwide just awarded two Ohio fire departments grain bin rescue tubes as part of the 2016 Nominate Your Fire Department Contest held in conjunction with Grain Bin Safety Week. The fire departments in Millersport and Wilmington both won a gr

FROM THE ARCHIVES: 2015 grain bin rescue training at GSI in

Feb 26, 2015 · Volunteer victim Lyle Travioli of Casey stands buried to his neck in a grain engulfment simulator as a GSI Res-Q-Tube is set in place around him during rescue training for Grain Bin Safety Week at ...

Great Wall of Rescue - Fire Safety USA

The Great Wall of Rescue was designed to adapt to a multitude of grain entrapment rescue scenarios. The lightweight wall sections are easily maneuvered and can be aligned to form a wall, a tube, or other irregular shapes depending on the rescue situation

Grain bin facility in downstate Illinois to close, 89 to

Volunteer victim Lyle Travioli of Casey stands buried to his neck in a grain engulfment simulator as a GSI Res-Q-Tube is set in place around him during rescue training for Grain Bin Safety Week at ...

Grain Bin Danger | myFarmLife.com

Cutting holes on the bin sides to remove grain is effective, but devices that remove grain immediately surrounding the person are more efficient. Utilize a rescue tube (four aluminum vertical pieces) “to form a complete circle around your victim, shoving

Complete Grain Systems makes bins award-winning business

“GSI has offered the Rescue Tube for four - fiveyears.” Complete Grain Systems is available to sponsor trainings in how to use the tube. The company brings in a mock bin, with Complete Grain Systems supplying the corn. The bin is filled and firefighters a

Multiple Saskatchewan fire departments receive grain

11/13/2018 · The GSI RES-Q-TUBE and a Haul-ALL auger are essential in rescuing a person who has been trapped in a grain bin, according to he Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA). The grain rescue tube creates a barrier between the victim and th

Air Systems | GSI - GSI | Grain Systems

With the acquisition of DMC, GSI began offering air systems in 1997. These systems move your grain through tubes using air, minimizing damage while maximizing efficiency and convenience. With an air system, you can change and maintain bins from the ground

GRAIN BIN SAFETY | The Caldwell County News

Several grain bin rescue tube designs are available. One brand, The Great Wall of Rescue, was designed to adapt to a multitude of grain entrapment rescue situations. The tube is lightweight and easily shaped into a wall, a tube or whatever irregular shape