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Biker Down

We are offering a FREE ‘First Aid for Bikers Course. ‘Biker Down’ includes three modules:

1. Incident scene management

A presentation from a Fire Bike Team member, on scene management and personal safety for a biker happening upon an RTC involving a motorcyclist.

2. Casualty care

This module is delivered by a trauma care trained Firefighter, covering; Trauma and mechanism of injury, snatch rescues, why when and how, basic life support, CPR, managing spinal injuries and crash helmet removal, when and how.

3. The science of being seen

During this session we discuss why drivers may not see motorcyclists. Within in the discussion phenomena such as Motion Camouflage and Looming are discussed as well as tips on what you can do to be seen without necessarily the need for covering yourself head to foot in luminous yellow!”

 


Course Dates

Dates for the Biker Down courses in 2018 will be made available in the new year so please come back and check for updates.
Our Gloucestershire Road Safety Facebook page and Twitter will have updates of the dates when they’ve been arranged.

For further details please contact us on 01452 888719 or email bikerdown@glosfire.gov.uk the above address.

 

 

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