Could you become a Counter-Terrorism Citizen?
2019 has seen an abundance of deliberate attacks and mass casualty incidents that show no signs of abating. Over the past three years TyTek has educated, equipped and empowered bystanders (also known as zero responders) to save lives in these situations, particularly in a lockdown situation where first responders are unable to treat trauma victims until the scene has been secured.
TyTek’s top tips to prepare your workplace this winter
As we head into party season, we do everything to ensure that we’re prepared for the fantastic festivities ahead: Tickets secured – Check Glad rags ready (including that questionable Christmas jumper) – Check Taxi booked – Check It’s easy to prepare for the good times, but how’s your planning on the flip side of that?
Another Texas Shooting: A Nightmare and a Reality
The US has once again been faced with another heart-wrenching deliberate attack. Unfortunately, it’s no real shock that yet another shooting has taken place, as the statistics on gun violence increase year-on-year.
From the battlefield to the general public
Another unpredicted attack took place last week in Paris Police Headquarters - A co-worker rampaged through the building stabbing four employees to death. The attack came a day after police went on strike across France over the increasing violence towards officers.
XTricate for Confined Space Rescue
Confined spaces pose hazards to rescue teams tasked with performing technical rescues. In testing conditions, it is crucial that they have access to the most appropriate equipment to meet their operational needs.
Mass shootings hit too close to home
The US has been left reeling after two mass shootings occurred within 24 hours of each other this month.
TyTek Scoops Innovation Award at Major Events Summit
We are delighted to have won the ‘Most Innovative Safety Product Award’ at the Major Events International (MEI) Summit. The awards were designed to recognise successful businesses in the most iconic global market - major sports events.
Action Stations - UC Health installs Tytek Bleeding Control Stations
As part of the Stop the Bleed program, bleeding control stations are being installed at University of Cincinnati (UC) Medical Center and other UC Health locations. So far, 100 stations have been installed across their sites.
Gunshots on School Grounds - Enough is Enough
Despite being less than halfway into 2019, there have already been fifteen school shootings in the US in which someone was hurt or killed.
Praying for Protection: Why Religious Sites Must Have Bleed Control Kits
Repercussions of the deadly attack on Muslims in Christchurch, New Zealand by a self proclaimed ‘white supremacist’ is reaching Nigeria.
Why bleed control kits are unquestionably essential
Emergency preparedness may not be the most attractive subject you can think of, but with deliberate attacks taking place across the globe with alarming regularity - it’s simply naive not to have protective measures in place.
Airport Show 2019: Reach New Heights with TyTek Medical
At TyTek we address the issues that are often left unsaid. In this scenario every person, regardless of their age or income or politics or location, will benefit from emergency preparedness should the unthinkable happen.
Securing Schools for the Unthinkable
Amongst some of the latest thinking in emergency preparedness, this news piece features TyTek Medical’s Bleeding Control Stations. It features Joanna Tyler demonstrating how our innovative product line can save lives should the very worst of circumstances occur.
Can’t shake it off: Global superstar sets up Swift response for trauma
Taylor Swift has revealed she is so terrified of a terror attack at one of her shows she now carries stab and gunshot bandages with her everywhere she goes.
Six surprising uses for Piranha Trauma Shears
The TyTek Medical Piranha Trauma Shears are the very best tactical shears on the market. They are used all around the world by medical professionals who need the best equipment available when they are working in high-pressure situations.
Preparing to treat victims of knife crime on the railway network
With the increase in violent and knife crime on the railway network discover how to prepare for the very worst circumstances.
The Platinum Ten Minutes: The Key to Survival When Catastrophe Strikes
We're used to seeing traumatic events unfolding while we watch the news nowadays. None of us really believe that we'll be involved in such horrific events and we can only imagine what those caught up in it are going through. The truth is that, unfortunately, these things can happen to anyone at any time. Trauma teams are trained to get to the scene as quickly as possible, assess casualties and give them the medical care they need to maximize their chances of survival before they are transported to hospital.