Posts Tagged ‘Emergency Medical Kits’

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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10 Sep 2013

Even Changing a Tire Can Go Terribly Wrong

Even Changing a Tire Can Go Terribly Wrong

At first glance, you might question the intelligence of the guy changing this tire...he's wearing sandals and using a jack that is so small, it requires several blocks of wood just to get the wheel off the ground! Well, he's no dummy and I say this even though this guy is my brother-in-law! The reality of life is that, even the smartest guys and gals, can find themselves unprepared for what may appear to be an everyday situation. He may not have had the right tools to change a tire but at le...

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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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05 Sep 2012

Chinook Introduces Universal Tourniquet Pouch

Chinook Introduces Universal Tourniquet Pouch

Chinook is proud to introduce the new Universal Tourniquet Pouch (TMK- UTQ) for Fall 2012! Designed to fit most tourniquets on the market for ease of use and maximum versatility in the field, the new TMK-UTQ enables easy access for rapid deployment of tourniquets during critical life or death situations. Whether for law enforcement or military units, tourniquets are a necessary device for life-threatening, severe bleeding when every second counts, while tourniquet pouches greatly redu...

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22 Aug 2012

Chinook Announces New Line of Advanced Emergency Preparedness Medical Kits

After months of research and product development, Chinook is proud to announce the expansion of our line of Emergency Preparedness Medical Kits (EPMK). The new kits provide all the essential medical supplies and equipment necessary for emergency preparedness and response operations when every second counts. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="384" caption="01377 EPMK - Level 4"][/caption] Being prepared with the proper medical supplies greatly improves the outcome of any injury...

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24 Jan 2011

Essential Emergency Medical Equipment

Essential Emergency Medical Equipment

The magnitude of an emergency situation is always unpredictable. For instance, a major catastrophe natural or otherwise can result in unprecedented damage to lives and property. Even well-trained rescue teams may find it difficult to cope with the huge scale of damage caused by a catastrophic event. Rescue teams and first responders should be equipped with first aid kits and emergency medical kits whenever they go on mission. Rescue teams rely on emergency medical supplies to treat survivors ...

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20 Jan 2011

Types of Travelers

When you travel all over the world, you will gain a lot of knowledge and experience. Some travelers traverse the globe not for wealth or knowledge, but for mere fun. From businessmen to adventurers, many travel across the globe for one reason or the other. Travelers are always advised to travel with emergency medical kits because things may go wrong without warning. Sudden illness, insect bites, and indigestion are some of the common problems travelers may have to face. When you are traveling...

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18 Jan 2011

Prepare for Home Emergencies with Effective Medical Kits

Prepare for Home Emergencies with Effective Medical Kits

Every household should be equipped with emergency medical kits for addressing any kind of emergency situation. From a major fire caused by the carelessness of occupants to unpredictable natural calamities, a crisis may strike without any warning. Although, it is not possible to completely prevent disasters from happening, it is possible to be prepared for it. Emergency medical supplies and first aid kits are what people rely on to provide immediate medical treatment before they can receive profe...

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12 Jan 2011

Law Enforcement Medical Modules – Essential for Critical Situations

Law enforcement officers often find themselves directly in the line of fire. These well-trained officers have to hold their nerves and react logically in life-threatening situations. Potential threats an officer may face in a day’s work may include hostage situations, armed robbery, chasing fugitives, and many more unpredictable crises. Bullet wounds and stab injuries are common types of injuries a victim or a law enforcement officer may sustain during crisis. That’s why officers should carr...

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10 Jan 2011

High-altitude Rescue

There has been many a time when rescue teams have been called to save people who have met with accidents in high-altitude areas. Disasters could occur in many forms - it could be a climber who has fallen down, passengers in a flight that has crashed on mountain top, or people trapped because of an earthquake. Trained responders carry essential emergency medical supplies to high-altitude places to rescue injured persons. Mountain rescue teams face great dangers during a rescue mission. The dan...

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