Technical Rescue Team
The City of Murray Fire Departmentís Technical Rescue Team (TRT) is comprised of a select group of firefighters that have been cross-trained to provide skills that are required at technical rescue incidents. TRT members have completed technician level training requirements established by the National Fire Protection Association 1670 Standard and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Urban Search and Rescue in the following technical rescue disciplines:
Confined Space Rescue Technician
Rope Rescue Technician
USAR Structural Collapse Technician
Trench Rescue Technician
The City of Murray Fire Department is the only fire department in Western Kentucky that has a team of firefighters certified as FEMA Urban Search and Rescue Structural Collapse Rescue Technicians.