Welcome to the Georgia Search And Rescue West Central Task Force 4A (GSAR WCTF 4A) website! GSAR WCTF 4A is a Type 3 Urban Search & Rescue (US&R) and Type 2 Structural Collapse Team deployed through the State of Georgia by the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) for regional emergencies such as hurricanes, floods, industrial accidents, terrorist attacks or any other natural or manmade disaster that requires highly skilled search and rescue personnel.
Task Force 4A is comprised of and staffed by up to 75 emergency services personnel and technical experts from the West Central Georgia Region. Members of the task force are organized into two 35 personnel platoons, Red and White. All of our personnel are highly trained and highly skilled responders from a wide variety of disciplines. Those disciplines include Search Specialists, Rescue Specialists, Medical Specialists, Logisticians and Planners.