Magpul Dynamics Medical Instructor Kerry Davis talks with S.W.A.T. Magazine TV about tourniquets and the importance of training for their use during a dynamic critical incident. Kerry covers both taking care of your partner in a worst case scenario, and also applying a tourniquet to yourself. Trainers Rob Pincus, Kyle Lamb, and Cecil Burch join the class to practice the application of these techniques as well. In the Question of the Week segment, S.W.A.T. TV’s panel of experts explain their preference in regard to AR or AK.
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