Keeping in mind that I had no medical supplies, not even clean napkins, we used the rag I check my oil with to stop the bleeding. Of course, I couldn’t really help because I had no medical gs. I had no medical gear, and that’s really the point.
Today, Riley Bowman talks with ConcealedCarry.com’s new Director of Training – Medical, Brian McLaughlin, a former Navy Corpsman, EMT, and ER Tech. Brian is well acquainted with stopping up holes and patching people up having done it on the battlefield in Afghanistan. We talk about medical training, trauma kits, and mindset as it relates to being […]
Walking through the woods one spring afternoon, you turn a bend in the trail and are surprised to see two brown cubs playfully rolling in the grass nearby. You watch, pleased for a moment, until a thought suddenly enters your mind. You freeze. You hear heavy breathing behind you. You’re at home alone finally doing […]
In January 2020 we asked our past customers and rs to complete a short survey about their medical training and preparedness. We felt this data would be valuable as we start our “Trauma Care Summit” event which is basically a free series of training videos we are rolling out in February 2020. (Register Here) Many […]
Being prepared for an event where you’d need some sort of medical training, whether it’s an accident on the side of the road, a shooting of some sort, or any of the other incidents that happen on a day to day basis — is all important. If you haven’t noticed, we’ve been getting into […]
Medical kits are like wet wipes in the woods. They aren’t glamorous, but if you don’t have one when you need it, things can get messy. Since med kits don’t have the same level of “tacticool” that firearms and other accessories have, they often don’t get the attention they deserve. Everyone understands why medical kits […]