COVID-19 procedures for BSAR members

In the event of a search call-out, please do not attend:

  • If you, your close family or a member of household have (or have recently had) any respiratory infection or symptoms
  • You have a medical condition that is an additional risk factor for COVID-19
  • If any member of your household or a close contact is awaiting the results of a COVID-19 test

If you do attend a search call-out:

1. To reduce COVID risk, please bring your own GPS, CB radio and radio chest harness if you have them.

2. Bring Your Own:

  • Mask supply. Wearing a mask is strongly encouraged on shared transport.
  • Personal supplies of sanitiser, wipes, disposable gloves, small rubbish bag
  • Scrub gloves and safety glasses

3. Social distancing will be implemented during search operations as required.

Last Updated on January 7, 2023