Off Road Rescue Unit (ORRU) is a highly-trained crew of volunteer 4×4 owners in South Africa. The Unit provides wilderness and urban search and rescue services, transport, logistical support and radio communications, in rough terrain and urban areas in times of need including civil, national or international emergencies.
ORRU works with regional and national Emergency Management Services, Disaster Management, the South African Air Force, Civil Aviation (Aeronautical Rescue Coordination Centre), South African Police Service, K9 Search and Rescue Association, the Mountain Club of South Africa Search and Rescue, National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI), Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre(MRCC) and other official and civilian volunteer organisations.
The following pics shows ORRU at a recent joint exercise in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Flexopower provided the solar power needed.