Texas Task Force 1 (TX-TF1) is the most deployed urban search and rescue (US&R) team in the country. Teams have expertise in responding to both man-made and natural disasters. TX-TF1 functions as a federal team under FEMA's national US&R program and as Texas' only statewide US&R team under direction of the Texas Division of Emergency Management.
Sponsored by Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) and headquartered in College Station, Texas. Teams train at Disaster City® which is capable in delivering the full array of skills and techniques needed by today’s emergency response professionals.
For additional information, visit the official TX-TF1 website.