Komri LifeStrap simplifies vertical rescue

Lindsay Lane News

Potential market includes firefighting, coast guard and search and rescue organizations Komri Systems Inc., an engineering services startup in Sudbury, has designed and developed a device that will aid mine rescue volunteers in vertical rescue emergencies. “The LifeStrap can be used to optimize the way people are strapped in a vertical rescue basket,” said Karim Omri, president. “Now, they have …

NORCAT Launches Mine Rescue Simulation Training Tool at 2017 Canadian Mining Games

Hailey Short News

(Toronto, ON) – In collaboration with Ontario Mine Rescue and the Canadian Mining Games, NORCAT is excited to announce the launch of the NORCAT Mine Rescue Simulation training tool at the 2017 Canadian Mining Games held at the University of Toronto. The mine rescue simulation enables safe and effective training for hazardous and dangerous situations using gaming controller technology, replicated …