What’s the Difference Between High Angle & Low Angle Rescue?

2020-02-17T18:47:11-07:00

When it comes to rescue scenarios, the higher the angle, the more challenging and technical the rescue becomes. This is because at higher angles, more weight is dependent on the rope setup. At lower angles, at most or all of the rescuer and victim’s weight are supported by the ground which, in most situations, are stable.