Victoria firefighters perform high angle rope rescue training exercises off the side of the CIBC building fronting View Street. Firefighters rappelled from the rooftop

Victoria firefighters perform high angle rope rescue training exercises off the side of the CIBC building fronting View Street. Firefighters rappelled from the rooftop

Dangling firefighters

Victoria firefighters perform high angle rope rescue training exercises off the side of the CIBC building

  • May. 12, 2015 6:00 p.m.

Victoria firefighters perform high angle rope rescue training exercises off the side of the CIBC building fronting View Street. Firefighters rappelled from the rooftop, performing a high angle “window washer” rescue from the 13-storey highrise. Both Victoria and Saanich firefighters participate in the Joint High Angle Rescue Team which serves the Capital Region.