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EMT Shears (Scissors)

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Description

EMT/Trauma shears are a type of scissors used by paramedics and other emergency medical personnel to quickly and safely cut clothing from injured people. They consist of a plastic handle with a metal blade and are designed exclusively for external use and are not suitable for surgical or invasive procedures.

 

Features

+ Cuts through strong materials such as car seat belts, denim, and even thin metal

+ The wide, blunt tip is designed to slide across skin

+ Minimizes the risk of injuring the patient while cutting clothing due to the wide tip

+ Increasingly being used by fishermen, soldiers and scuba divers as safer alternatives to knives

 

Details

+ Dimensions | 5 ½ in. and 7 ½ in.

 

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