First Aid Supplies

Keeping your backpack up-to-date with the best supplies is important in an emergency. You will likely have a separate bag with just first aid supplies for larger emergency situations. Be sure to carry with you at all times:

  • Medical gloves
  • Face mask – N95
  • Tourniquet
  • Compression (Israeli style) bandage
  • Gauze squares (4×4 and 5×9)
  • Gauze rolls
  • Coban tape
  • Permanent marker
  • Triangular bandage
  • Cold pack
  • Emergency thermal (foil) blankets

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