Tacmed gets purchasing agreement with Homeland Security


The U.S. Department of Homeland Security chose Anderson-based Tactical Medical Solutions Inc. (Tacmed) as a prime vendor of individual first aid kits (IFAK).

The department also approved Tactical Medical Solutions’ patented SOF Tactical Tourniquest Wide for use across the entire agency.

Participating entities under the blanket purchase agreement include Customs and Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Transportation Security Administration, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Secret Service, DHS Office of Health Affairs and Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers.

“DHS choosing Tacmed as a Individual First Aid Kit supplier, and approving our flagship product, the SOF Tactical Tourniquet, for agency use is a testament of the dedication of all the men and women in law enforcement who are progressing safety and protecting lives of others, while protecting our country,” Tacmed CEO Ross Johnson said in a release.

Tacmed is a global developer and manufacturer of medical supplies for combat and tactical medicine.


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