The Lions Club have been working hard promoting control the bleed kits through their organization and communities. The Bleed Kit product was passed as a Lions 105a official project for all the clubs in this District on 19th May 2019 The Lions Club has a customized outer kit design with their logo printed on it.
The pack is lightweight, allowing it to be attached to personnel, hung up or kept within vehicles. The kit is in a high visibility red pack, allowing for rapid identification. It includes basic instructions for the lay person to have a straightforward understanding of the equipment included and where/how to apply.
The kits are purchased through Prometheus Medical Ltd. and ensures it conforms to the Critical Injury Pack requirements of British Standard BS8599:1:2019
For every pack sold a donation of £5 will be given to the Daniel Baird Foundation.
Instructions are already included in the kit and Prometheus are also in the process of developing some training videos on how to use the kit.
The Prometheus Haemorrhage Control Kit contains the following items:
|1||Prometheus Trauma Dressing- Designed to control moderate bleeding|
|1||ChitoGauze® XR Pro - A haemostatic gauze dressing that is very effective, designed to control moderate to very severe haemorrhage|
|1||Russell Chest Seal® - An innovative dressing for emergency management of penetrating chest wounds|
|1||SOF® Tactical Tourniquet Wide - The latest evolution of the SOFTT-W tourniquet|
|2||Nitrile Gloves - Personal protection|
We wish to give credit and thanks to Zita Pascoe for her efforts and everyone at the Lions Club of Bletchley who have been a tremendous support. Simply click the link above to go to the Prometheus Medical Ltd. website page to buy the kit