The SWAT-T is a durable tourniquet. It has been advanced aged and heat/cold tested. This device will not fail! The SWAT-T has an extended shelf life to 10 years.
Markers indicate safe, adequate pressure
Can apply directly over the wound as a pressure wrap
Can hold ice next to strains/sprains
Can be used to stabilize a broken bone or joint after injury
The SWAT-Tourniquet allows a more rapid means to control extremity bleeding and allows application higher into the groin and axilla than other tourniquets. The SWAT-Tourniquet is a unique and multipurpose dressing. Its name provides a description for usage Stretch, Wrap, and Tuck, but also the communities for whom it was developed – military and civilian Special Weapons and Tactics teams. These teams operate in an environment that has a high incidence of penetrating trauma, and most (two-thirds) of preventable deaths in the operational environment are from extremity bleeding.
Its ease of application is one of its greatest benefits; individuals can effectively apply it in seconds with little to no prior training.