Fire Department's Urban Search and Rescue (USAR)
Tennessee Task Force-2 (TN-TF2) Urban Search and Rescue Team is a local, state asset team that is derived from personnel of several Metropolitan Nashville Departments that responds to natural and man-made disasters to provide search and rescue, structural shoring, medical support and communications. The team is deployed with Managers, Structural Engineers, Search and Rescue canines and handlers, Heavy Rescue Specialists, Search and Rescue Specialists, Medical Specialists, Medical Physician, Logistics Specialists and Communications Specialists.
Team members receive a visit from President George W. Bush
TN-TF2 members conduct ground search