International commission for alpine rescue ICAR

The international commission for alpine rescue ICAR is the global platform for the exchange of know-how in the sector of mountain rescue. In close collaboration with the mountain rescuers and the producers of mountain rescuing equipment ICAR ensures quality and further development in mountain rescue in favour of people who have an accident in the mountains. Members of the IFMGA participate periodically in ICAR courses, some national mountain guide associations are members of ICAR.