emergency kit

emergency kit

A box or bag containing the equipment, supplies, and medications needed to provide an initial assessment and to manage life-threatening conditions. The kit typically includes tools for managing the airway and breathing, supporting circulation, providing basic or advanced life support, inserting intravenous access, and measuring vital signs.
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Take your emergency kit and disaster supplies with you if you switch locations.
Make it a dual purpose emergency kit: one you can use for evacuating or when trapped in your home.
Assemble an emergency kit or Go bag for your family.
The magnitude 6.1 earthquake that rocked the eastern city of Hualien and rattled almost the entire island of Taiwan has again brought to light the importance of disaster prevention and the need to prepare an emergency kit.
He said operation staff, station masters, assistant station masters and guards had been trained about use of medicines available in first aid box and emergency kit for providing emergency medical service to the sick and injured passengers during the journey.
This includes putting together an "emergency kit" with a list of necessary medication, clothing, emergency family phone numbers, and personal items such as a toothbrush and a blanket.
The technology--the world's first solar powered flow-water sterilizer--is compact and light, and therefore it can be easily distributed to disaster-affected areas as part of an emergency kit. It is capable of disinfecting or sterilizing living micro-organisms and pathogens in contaminated water from domestic water resources, pond water and other water resources.
Here are their top tips: | Get the right level of cover and keep your insurer's policy and phone number to hand; | Keep a home emergency kit prepared.
Al-Ghunaim praised the role of Kuwait in supporting the emergency kit since its establishment following the General Assembly resolution to deal with Ebola disease in 2014.
Create an emergency kit, in case there's a power outage.

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