6. Avalanche coming down

How to use emergency equipment: Now every second counts and every move has to be right – because that can save lives in an emergency.

After an avalanche has come down:

  • Every minute counts
  • Remember the location where the person disappeared
  • Call the rescue services: European emergency number of 112
  • Set avalanche transceiver to search
  • Begin search in the area where the person disappeared or where the avalanche ended