The Wilson rescue hoist

Australia, 1975

Film
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An explanation of how to use the Australian designed Wilson Rescue Hoist, developed with assistance by the Australian Stevedoring Industry Authority. Although designed primarily for use in ships’ holds, the Hoist can be applied to numerous other serious situations. It is simple to set up and can be carried and operated by one man. Photographer, Andrew Fraser; editor, James Steele; sound, Doug McMurdo; commentator, Paul Ricketts. Cast includes Cliff Hallet.

Credits

director

Jason Ollivier

producer

Don Murray

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:06:12:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30520

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industrial safety

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Rescue work

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rescue work

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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