What goes in a Officer trauma pack?

What goes in a Officer trauma pack?

At a minimum, individual officer trauma kits typically include gloves, a tourniquet, a pressure bandage, and a hemostatic dressing. Gloves protect the wearer from contact exposure to pathogens and assist in preventing the introduction of contaminants into a patient’s wounds.

What first aid kit do police use?

Patrol vehicle or team medical kit Two (or more) medical kits, wrapped separately, and used only for penetrating traumas. Laerdal Pocket Mask™ Coban™ cohesive bandage (self-adherent) SAM ® splint.

What should be in a police IFAK?

LEO IFAK – essential equipment

  • Windlass Style Tourniquet.
  • Hemostatic Gauze.
  • Mechanical Pressure Bandage.
  • Compressed Gauze.
  • Chest Seal – Vented.
  • Non-Latex Gloves.
  • Nasopharyngeal Airway (NPA)
  • Duct Tape – Roll – Small.

What should be in an emergency trauma kit?

Equipment might include:

  • PPE (gloves, mask, eye protection)
  • Small pocket mask, NPA, OPA.
  • Trauma scissors.
  • 1 or 2 tourniquets (SWAT-T, CAT)
  • Chest decompression kit.
  • 2-3 trauma dressings (Israeli type)
  • 4-6 hemostatic dressings.
  • 2-3 open chest seal (Bolin, Hyfin, Asherman)

What is a trauma kit?

noun. a medical kit containing supplies useful for controlling bleeding and injuries in emergencies.

What is a trauma kit used for?

Trauma kits are meant to deal with major injuries, typically life-threatening, and to keep someone alive until expert medical care can be reached. A hospital and/or doctor is most likely needed.

What is a police kit?

A police officer often carries basic equipment such as a handgun, handcuffs, a flashlight, handcuff keys, other restraining devices, pepper spray, a baton, and other basic gear such as tape for roping off a crime scene and a radio for communicating with other officers.

What is in a USMC IFAK?

Kit Contents:

  • 2 x C-A-T® Tourniquet – Black.
  • 1 x NAR Compressed Gauze, 4.5 in.
  • 1 x Dry Sterile Burn Dressing, Triangular – Super XL.
  • 5 x Sterile Non-stick Pad Latex Free Adhesive Bandage – 2″ x 4″
  • 1 x Pair Black Talon Gloves, Large.
  • 10 x Adhesive Bandage – .75″ x 3″
  • 1 x Water Purification Tablets (Pack of 10)