This page is to provide you will some information about Watersafe UK Search & Rescue Team


Watersafe UK Search & Rescue Team (WUKSART) is a voluntary search & rescue organisation and registered charity operating within Derbyshire & the East Midlands region. Their purpose is to provide response and operational support to the Fire Service, Police and Coastguard in a range of situations including:

  • Responding nationally to flooding under the DEFRA Concept of Operations
  • Water rescue incidents within Derbyshire & the local area
  • Local & widespread flooding
  • Searches for missing and vulnerable people
  • Provide support during times of adverse weather conditions
  • Provide support at water related incidents when required
  • Powerboat rescue operations
  • Provide underwater search capability
  • Flood support to local communities including flood evacuation

Their charitable objectives state we exist for public benefit, to relieve suffering and distress amongst persons endangered by flooding or natural hazards.

With skills in search & rescue, water & flood rescue, rope rescue and advanced medical care WUKSART always aims to deliver a fast, dynamic and professional team.


Follow the team on Social Media:

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/wuksart/

Twitter – https://twitter.com/wuksart

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/wuksart

Follow by Email