Mass shootings continue to take innocent lives during pandemic
The tragic mass shooting in Indianapolis, where 8 people were killed after a former employee opened fire at a FedEx facility, has added weight to the argument for bleed control facilities being readily available in public places.
A portable pouch that will help save a life
In the event of a catastrophic bleed, recent medical research has highlighted the importance of the ‘Platinum Ten Minutes’, which is the crucial time which we can save lives. Every single second counts.
How anyone can help to ‘stop the bleed’ and save lives
If you’re a subscriber to our weekly updates you’ll have seen how expert wound care can be traced back to the Roman Empire. In 2021 this approach remains absolutely paramount in the battle to save lives in the event of a catastrophic bleed. No matter how fast the arrival of emergency services to a scene of trauma, bystanders will always be first on the scene.
New anti-terrorism legislation will ensure venues are better prepared
New anti-terrorism legislation, which will require public places and venues to improve security, is the result of a campaign led by the mother of a victim of the Manchester Arena bombing. Justice Secretary, Robert Buckland, said Project Duty should "protect people and be proportionate.” The new legislation is part of ‘Martyn’s Law’, a campaign led by Figen Murray, mother of Martyn Hett who died in the 2017 attack, along with 21 other victims.
Unmasking The Myths Around Face Coverings
One of the biggest debates during the Covid-19 pandemic has been the effectiveness of wearing a face covering to help reduce the spread of coronavirus. This is due to the number of misconceptions that exist about face masks.
Strength, reliability, fairness, and good conscience - we welcome in the Chinese New Year and the year of the Ox
This Friday, February 12th, marks the start of Chinese New Year and we thought it couldn’t be a better time to celebrate our 20 year working relationship with our friends in China. We want to wish our friends in China a very Happy New Year!
The forgotten heroes of the Manchester Bombing highlight the need for onsite Plan and Preparedness Kits
The inquiry into the Manchester Arena bombing, following a deliberate attack at an Ariana Grande concert on May 22nd May 2017, has started to hear evidence about the response efforts by emergency services on the night, where 23 people died and 800 were wounded.
Why Bleeding Control Equipment Is So Important Within Places Of High Footfall.
Carrying on from the devastating Manchester Arena attacks, another inquiry has been made by the family of a young girl, whose life could’ve been saved, had the proper bleeding control equipment have been available within the venue. Information from the inquiry suggests that there were no tourniquets applied to the young girls leg wounds, by neither the paramedics on the scene or once she arrived at the hospital. In light of this, we want to share with you the importance of having bleeding control equipment available in places of high footfall, such as large venues and stadiums across the globe.
Vaccination Myth Busters - The Covid 19 Vaccine
A wide spread of misinformation has contributed to a drop in willingness among people to get a coronavirus vaccine, an expert has said. There was a ten-fold increase in misinterpretations and “purposeful diversions” as the conversation around vaccines ramped up in the latter part of last year.
Covid-19 Continues To Cause Problems for Chinas Exporters
The dramatic shift in exporting goods to the West is causing havoc within the shipping industry, and shipping delays and rising costs are creating huge issues for the very companies that are fuelling the economic recovery.