An Emergency Service staffed by volunteers
Saving lives since 1975
Land and steep ground Emergency Search and Rescue specialist.
- any terrain
Technical cliff and building emergency access and rescue specialist
- any structure (above ground)
“On Standby” 365 days a year, 24 hours a day
- any weather, night or day
Avon and Somerset Police force chosen external search and rescue resource, covering 1855sq miles
- the whole of Avon and Somerset
A Memorandum of Understanding has been drawn up between the Avon and Somerset Constabulary and the Avon and Somerset Search and Rescue Team (ASSRT/A&SSAR). It describes the working relationship between the two parties, including the arrangements that are implemented when the ASSRT provides a search and rescue capability at the request of the Police.
A charity funded by donation, staffed and run by unpaid dedicated volunteers