POLARM provide specialist Protester Removal operational teams to support the lawful eviction of individuals who are refusing to move. This requires specially qualified and trained resources who are able to use a variety of equipment and tools in order to access protesters who may be up trees, underground or have placed "lock-ons", large tubes filled with a variety of substances on their arms to hinder removal. We are also able to provide teams to assist with Rescue operations both on land and water. This can include 24/7 services, working in confined spaces, in water both flood and swift water. We also have specialists capable of providing technical rescue at height as well as trained and experienced divers.
Our teams are medically fit, technically qualified and highly experienced in Rope Rescue, Confined Space, Water Rescue. Many of the team are FREC 3 and above and so are able to provide Emergency Medical support. We run regular training exercises with industry partners and authorities to continually practice and enhance our capabilities.
We have experience of supporting both public and private sector organisations to safely remove individuals who are unlawfully occupying buildings, public spaces, highways, tunnels and trees.