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First Aid

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So much of our lives literally revolves around the kitchen. We eat all our meals together there, sharing the day’s challenges and successes. It served as the school room and the family room for playing games. Plans for the day and the future are discussed and solidified over food and drink. The bills get paid, records are kept and taxes figured there. Seeds are spread on the table while planning the garden and jars are sorted and filled there at harvest time. Quilts and clothes get cut and sewn on that table. Neighbors and friends are always welcome to share a cup of coffee and baked goods of the day. Wonderful memories reside in the kitchen while delightful new, little people come to add their chapters.

Who Buys Emergency Preparedness Trauma Kits?

One of the questions we get asked a lot about our large-scale first-aid kits is “who buys this stuff?” We have trauma kits for 1,000 people, 500 and for all different situations and most people can’t imagine who might need such a thing. They’re thinking about their little personal first-aid kit that’s in the car or home. It’s good for the occasional scrap or cut, but not for a major emergency.

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Make Your Emergency Kit Yours – on a Budget

If you are required to evacuate your home due to fire, flood, earthquake, tornado or some man-made circumstance do you have the basics you need to get by for three days until help comes or you can return to your home? Putting together an emergency kit doesn’t have to be expensive.

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Radiation Exposure First Aid

Potassium iodide helps block radioactive iodine from being absorbed by the thyroid gland and is used to protect people from the carcinogenic effects of radiation exposure after an accident at a nuclear power plant or other nuclear explosion. The effectiveness of Potassium Iodide as a specific blocker of thyroid radioactive iodine uptake is well established. Do you have a nuclear power plant near you? Are

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Camping Gear

Lightweight tents, privacy shelters and cots make hunting, backpacking and camping a relaxing, enjoyable, vacation experience. Roughing it doesn’t have to be so rough, you can be prepared AND comfortable! It’s great to have all the right camping gear on hand and ready to go when you are feeling the need to retreat into the wilderness for a little R&R. There is nothing more fun

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Trauma Kits

Be prepared to respond to emergency situations with a”Mini” S.T.A.R.T. Medical Unit, a S.T.A.R.T. I  – Burn Unit, a S.T.A.R.T. I Deluxe Medical Sleeve, a S.T.A.R.T. II Trauma Kit, or a Mayday Trauma Kit. Our emergency trauma kits have critical supplies that are imperative in performing first response aid. For the most part, only emergency facilities and ambulances are equipped with such emergency first aid

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Emergency Preparedness

A good Emergency Kit guarantees having the right supplies on hand for first aid, traumas and emergencies. Cuts, scrapes and even worse happen all the time, when you are working or playing outdoors and in the home or office during routine activities. How prepared are you in the event of an emergency? Are you prepared, and I mean truly prepared if someone gets hurt? Ask

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