Stop the Bleed® Kits: What You Need to Know

Imagine you’re at the state fair, and you hear a scream, and it’s not an excited roller coaster scream. To avoid the crowds, someone took a shortcut behind a ride, and cut himself badly on a misplaced piece of equipment. He’s losing blood by the second, and the medics are on the other side of… Continue reading Stop the Bleed® Kits: What You Need to Know

6 Must-Have Items for Your Emergency Rescue Equipment List 

Typically, when you think “emergency rescue”, first responders like firefighters, police and EMS professionals are who come to mind. While yes, it’s true that search and rescue is part of their jobs, anyone can be involved in an emergency situation where someone needs rescued or helped. For example, if you are in a car accident you may need to get yourself and… Continue reading 6 Must-Have Items for Your Emergency Rescue Equipment List 

Stop the Bleed® Facts and Training

What is Stop the Bleed®? Stop the Bleed® is a national awareness campaign and a call to action started by the White House and the Department of Homeland Security in 2015. The Stop the Bleed® program is intended to cultivate grassroots efforts that encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped, and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before… Continue reading Stop the Bleed® Facts and Training

You’re Never Too Old for a PSA

Sure, we all remember the “This is your brain on drugs” PSA from the eighties but have you checked out any of the latest PSAs featured on YouTube? If not, you should check it out here: http://www.youtube.com/usgovhhs. The US Department of Health & Human Services has their own special YouTube page featuring videos submitted by… Continue reading You’re Never Too Old for a PSA

Spread the Word about Emergency Medical Products

Have you noticed anything different on the Emergency Medical Products website within the past week? There is now a “share link” on all EMP product pages. This new bookmark link features all the most popular social networking sites, including some of the not so known ones, to allow you to share your thoughts about your… Continue reading Spread the Word about Emergency Medical Products