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by Deeps
Sun Sep 23, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: Mental Health.
Replies: 20
Views: 458

Re: Mental Health.

Totally understand this. Nearly twenty years ago we recognized that the pressure of owning our own business wasn't worth the hassle anymore and decided to sell up and move abroad, which turned out to be the best thing we ever done. We are back in the UK permanently now, but once you grasp the impor...
by Deeps
Sun Sep 23, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: How are you preparing
Topic: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.
Replies: 502
Views: 47378

Re: What Preps are you doing this week? Part 5.

Prepping myself today! Just back from an 8 mile walk with the dog. Was an easy canal towpath walk but just wanted to get back into some regular activity. It was a place near home that I've not been to before so it also helped me get to know my local area better. Apart from the canal there are some ...
by Deeps
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: What a day!
Replies: 26
Views: 452

Re: What a day!

It is a aqa qualification course the one I did which he explained you have to demonstrate proficiency in both practical and written tests . He went on to explain even a office environment a first aider had the possibility of dealing with things like amputated fingers in doors, someone been run over...
by Deeps
Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: What a day!
Replies: 26
Views: 452

Re: What a day!

The last serious accident where I work the first aider ran away after seeing the blood (with the first aid kit) and one of the female line operators used a sanitary pad as a dressing, paramedics commended her quick thinking. Our training provider on day 1 of the 3 day fa@work course got a ring bind...
by Deeps
Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Camo vehicles
Replies: 17
Views: 277

Re: Camo vehicles

You could always get Tim Westwood to pimp it for you bro, innit. ;)
As you say, there's probably no 'sure' way to avoid getting tanned. Good luck mate.
by Deeps
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Camo vehicles
Replies: 17
Views: 277

Re: Camo vehicles

http://www.unknownlist.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/unnamed-21.jpg Similar to your sanitary products one I guess. Maybe go the other way and make it look as new and shiny as you can so it doesn't look like a worky van. Couriers don't keep stuff in overnight I'm led to believe so maybe 'Grenfells ...
by Deeps
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: What a day!
Replies: 26
Views: 452

Re: What a day!

I have a load of these, keep one or two in my FAK's.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1-5-10-20-Ne ... 3f655058f5

All the way from Israel and they're not even proper Israeli bandages. :lol:
by Deeps
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Medical and Healthcare
Topic: What a day!
Replies: 26
Views: 452

Re: What a day!

Just what you need to start the day, good drills mate. If I was the boss I'd be impressed that a guy who works with sharp pointy things carries stuff to deal with the potential pitfalls of sharp pointy things.
by Deeps
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Books and Educational Materials
Topic: Survival & Austere Medicine pdf 3rd Edition
Replies: 4
Views: 178

Re: Survival & Austere Medicine pdf 3rd Edition

Medic wrote:
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:04 pm
Hi all,

free download for the 3rd edition of Survival and Austere Medicine

https://www.ausprep.org/manuals
Cheers, downloaded it for the library.
by Deeps
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Wearing of army clothing in town.
Replies: 18
Views: 578

Re: Wearing of army clothing in town.

I've never considered the surplus gear that cheap either, you can get a pair of jeans for less than a tenner, if you want to wear military gear then go for it but the supermarkets do some incredibly cheap gear now.