Posts Tagged ‘Chinook Medical Gear’

09 Feb 2016

Trapped! Survive the Unexpected Winter Driving Emergency

Trapped! Survive the Unexpected Winter Driving Emergency

Could You Survive Being Trapped in Your Car Overnight in a Blizzard? It's the worst case winter driving emergency. You’re stranded in your car at night, in the middle of a blizzard. What do you do? Are you prepared to stay safe and comfortable? It’s important to go beyond the basics to be prepared for winter emergencies and survive a worst-case scenario. Supplement your emergency car kit with supplies to prevent hypothermia and dehydration, such as an emergency space blanket and rehydrat...

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09 Jul 2014

Medical Concerns for Climbing and Backcountry Travel

Medical Concerns for Climbing and Backcountry Travel

Most of our customers understand combat medicine, but do you know how to handle the myriad of injuries and ailments common in the backcountry? To keep you traveling safely, we are happy to offer this exclusive sneak peek into Dr. Mike Layton's chapter on Medical Concerns from his newest edition of Climbing Stronger, Faster, Healthier: Beyond the Basics. Geared towards climbers, this medical information applies to all who enjoy the outdoors. Here’s an excerpt from the Chapter 8 - Medical ...

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28 Jan 2014

Chinook Medical Gear Announces New Distribution Partnership with Drop Drop, Inc.

Chinook Medical Gear Announces New Distribution Partnership with Drop Drop, Inc.

Developed in 2008, Drip Drop improves upon international Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS) standards with a precise electrolyte ratio of salts, sugars and other ingredients to hydrate better and faster than anything else on the market. And unlike other oral rehydration solutions, which tend to taste salty, Drip Drop actually tastes good, insuring higher rates of compliance in the field. “Testimonial from relief settings around the world confirms that Drip Drop is a force multiplier: not only ...

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11 Sep 2013

Remembering 9/11 – What You Can Do

Remembering 9/11 – What You Can Do

Where were you when you heard the news? Most Americans watched from a safe distance at home or work while hundreds of first responders selflessly risked their lives for the safety of our nation and its people. Today we remember the nearly 3,000 people who lost their lives in the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. They will never be forgotten, and our thoughts go out to their friends and families. “Even the simplest act of kindness can be a way to honor those we have lost, and to help build stro...

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27 Aug 2013

Chinook Medical Gear Introduces New Expedition Medical Kit

Chinook Medical Gear Introduces New Expedition Medical Kit

Designed for backcountry expeditions, Chinook Medical Gear's new Expedition Medical Kit provides advanced medical supplies where other outdoor medical kits fall short. Click here for a full list of contents and more information about this product. Most medical kits designed for group expeditions are stocked to treat common and minor injuries, but lack the proper supplies for treating life threatening injuries that can occur in the wilderness. Lessons learned from military and law enforce...

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13 Aug 2013

Announcing the 2013 Chinook Catalog!

Announcing the 2013 Chinook Catalog!

We are pleased to announce the release of our 2013 product catalog! Click Here to View the 2013 Catalog ...

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03 Jul 2013

Red Cross Safety Tips for 4th of July Holiday

Red Cross Safety Tips for 4th of July Holiday

The 4th of July is a great time to spend with family and friends, but is also a very busy day at your local Emergency Room. Did you know that a sparkler can burn at over 1800 degrees Fahrenheit?! Burns are the most common injury on the 4th of July and can put a halt to your holiday fun if you’re not prepared. Having the right medical supplies on hand can help you treat injuries fast, reducing healing time and aiding in recovery. Chinook Medical Gear offers a full line of emergency medical...

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20 Jun 2013

Chinook Medical Gear Named to Prestigious Colorado Companies to Watch List

Chinook Medical Gear Named to Prestigious Colorado Companies to Watch List

DURANGO, Colo. - (June 18, 2013) – Chinook Medical Gear, a leading supplier of custom medical solutions and field medical supplies, was recently named as one of the Top 50 2013 Colorado Companies to Watch (COCTW). Hosted by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and the Edward Lowe Foundation and launched in 2009, the COCTW is an awards program that honors second-stage companies for their role in supporting Colorado economics and communities.   This year over 800 busines...

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26 Mar 2013

Chinook is Proud to Welcome Chuck Bolin to the Team!

Chinook is Proud to Welcome Chuck Bolin to the Team!

Chuck comes to Chinook Medical Gear with over 30 years of experience in the field of combat medicine. He started his career serving 20 years with the U.S. Navy, and followed that with 4 years as procurement officer with the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command (MARCORSYSCOM). Through his diverse range of emergency medical experiences, Chuck went on to invent the award winning Bolin Chest Seal emergency medical device, and spent the past 5 years as VP of Sales and Marketing and Product Devel...

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08 Nov 2012

Give the Gift that Could Save a Life – Holiday Deals & Free Stuff from Chinook

Give the Gift that Could Save a Life – Holiday Deals & Free Stuff from Chinook

Chinook invites fans to enter to win our new Emergency Preparedness Medical Kits and prepare for emergencies around the home, office, or on the road this holiday season! To celebrate Chinook's highly anticipated EPMK collection and help raise awareness about emergency preparedness during a critical time of year, Chinook is launching the 'Give the Gift That Could Save a Life' social media sweepstakes on Facebook this month (Nov. 5th through Dec. 3rd). Everyone is invited to register to w...

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