Pass the red tip through the slit in the buckle. Pull 8” of band through, fold it back and adhere the band to itself.
Flatten the loop formed by the band. Place the buckle in the middle of the flattened band.
Fold the C-A-T® in half placing the buckle at one end. The C-A-T® is now ready to be placed in your medical kit.
C-A-T Resources, LLC, its parent company Composite Resources, Inc., its employees, agents, contractors, suppliers, and distributors shall assume no liability for injury or damages arising from the application and use of the Combat Application Tourniquet® (C-A-T®). The user assumes all risk of liability. The C-A-T® should only be used as directed by user’s military service component guidelines, EMS authority, or under the supervision of a physician.
When applied in accordance with directions, the Combat Application Tourniquet® (C-A-T®) is a safe and effective device for controlling life-threatening extremity bleeding. If you cannot be sure or cannot take the additional time to examine where the bleeding is coming from based on the situation, the C-A-T® can be effectively applied over clothing as high on the arm or leg as possible. The C-A-T® must NOT be applied over solid objects within the clothing. As soon as the situation permits, the injured limb should be evaluated and the C-A-T® re-positioned 2”-3” above the injury directly to the skin.
Combat Application Tourniquet® and C-A-T® are trademarks registered in the United States and certain other countries.
U.S. Patent No. 7,842,067; 7,892,253; Canada Patent No. 2,569,550; EU Patent No. 1,753,344; Germany Patent No. 602005031888.7; Israel Patent No. 179769; Other Patents Pending Licensed and Manufactured by:C-A-T Resources, LLC 803.366.9700 485 Lakeshore Parkway, Rock Hill, SC 29730
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