An improvised harness can be made from two slings to secure someone if necessary during a rescue.
- Sling for leg seat harness: 4m to 4.3m
- Sling for chest harness 2.5m to 2.8m
The following pictures illustrate the sequence to make the improvised harness.
Note: These illustrations are indicative and may be varied in the field
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