Posts Tagged ‘first aid kit supplies’

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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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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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 Jul 2012

Chinook Medical Gear and ARC Products Awarded NSN

Chinook Medical Gear and ARC Products Awarded NSN

This month, Chinook is proud to continue its partnership with evacuation solutions manufacturer, ARC Products. Both companies are pleased to announce the innovative and highly acclaimed, MedSled® Vertical Lift Rescue Sled (VLR), has been issued National Stock Number (NSN) 6530-01-608-3195 by the Defense Logistics Agency. For those not ‘in the know’ of government acronyms, NSN products are officially recognized by the United States Government and Department of Defense, North Atlantic Tre...

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14 Dec 2010

Disaster Management – Part 1

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Chinook's SWAT Module"][/caption] Whether disasters have been predicted or have occurred suddenly, people providing emergency medical services should be prepared with essential medical supplies to face the situation. Paramedics, first responders, or SWAT teams require custom medical supplies to treat injured persons swiftly and efficiently. Disaster management is very important as it enables the life-saving team to offer the expected m...

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06 Dec 2010

Basic Skills Required by a Combat Lifesaver

Basic Skills Required by a Combat Lifesaver

[caption id="attachment_5" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Chinook's Combat Lifesaver Kit"][/caption] A combat lifesaver is a soldier who is well-trained in advanced first aid skills. Also, this soldier should have paramedic skills, wilderness first aid skills, and ample knowledge about advanced airway management. A combat medic usually carries a combat lifesaver kit with essential first aid kit supplies to respond to an emergency situation in an effective manner. A combat lifesav...

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