Originally Posted By: hikermor
Just for contrast: our SAR deputy received a call from a lady reporting her overdue son. "He was supposed to be home by 5 o'clock". It was 5:20PM. Chuck told her to hold on just a bit longer and he did not activate us.

On the other hand, having an arbitrary deadline is poor practice. There are plenty of circumstances where a quicker than average response might be required

A great use of a two way plb -- send a "I'm running late" note.

Edited by teacher (10/20/21 06:21 PM)