SNAKEBITE KIT by SURVIVAL EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS
Includes FIRST AID for SNAKEBITE by Johan Marais - FREE
MedDev is proud to add the newest product from SURVIVAL EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS to our extensive range of life saving products.
WHO NEEDS THIS KIT?
Anyone that loves the outdoors needs this KIT. It is the ideal companion for anyone who enjoys hiking, camping, exploring, caravanning, 4WD or mountain biking.
PORTABILITY AND ATTACHMENT SYSTEM
Weighing in at 555 grams, there is no longer an excuse for not having a KIT with you whilst exploring the outdoors!
18cm (H) x 12cm (W) x 8cm (D)
The KIT can be attached to your belt or backpack using the shoulder straps and Velcro, which allow for quick attachment and release in an emergency. The KIT is also compatible with Molle equipment.
WHAT TYPE OF BITES DOES THIS KIT COVER?
Inside the KIT you will find all the necessary items to respond to Mamba and Non-spitting Cobra Bites by means of pressure bandage and immobilisation.
KEY FEATURES OF THE SURVIVAL SNAKE BITE KIT BAG:
• Material: 600D Oxford polyester
• Benefits: Strong, durable, rugged, moisture resistant, easy to clean by wiping down with liquid disinfectant
• Colour: Coyote Tan
• Zipper: Water resistant zipper, with zinc alloy slider/pull that is easy to grasp and open with the 600D Oxford material extending from the pull tab
• Attachment System: Molle system, and/or shoulder straps with clip on buttons that use Velcro to lock the straps in position. This allows you to attach the kit to your belt and quickly remove the kit without needing to take your belt off
Snake Bite KIT CONTENT:
3 x Pressure bandages - 2 SMART Bandages, heavy duty, reuseable and washable, 10cm x 2m; 1 medium weight, 10cm x 1.8m
1 x Cotton gauze swabs (3 per pack), sterile, 7.5cm x 7.5cm
1 x Emergency blanket, 2.1m x 1.6m in zip lock bag
1 x Mini black permanent marker
2 x Nitrile gloves, large
1 x Snake bite instruction card, includes bite record register and CPR instruction card
1 x Splint, 11cm (W) x 61cm (L)
Carrying the correct equipment is essential in an emergency but knowing how to use it is equally as important. We strongly recommend seeking appropriate first aid training on how to respond to a snake or spider bite from an accredited trainer in your local area.
We have included Johan Marais’ First Aid for Snakebite booklet and strongly suggest doing a course in Snake & Scorpion Awareness and Snakebite First Aid – go to www.africansnakebiteinstitute.com for more details.