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ARR RAW Round Table Discussion with Travellers - Episode 8
Featuring Grant Johnson, Sam Manicom, Graham Field and Jim Martin.
Training before leaving?
What kit if any, do you have?
What should all riders have with them for First Aid - minimum?
First Aid Kit - Courtesy of Sam Manicom
Keep it to a minimum! – Store in Air/dust tight container
Thermometer – normal oral temperature of 98.6°F (37°C)
Crepe bandage and safety pins
Triangle bandage – no more – tear up a t-shirt
Gauze Wound dressings - breathable
Paraffin Gauze dressings – burns
Wound cleaning gauze
Band-Aids – waterproof yet breathable
Compeed - blister plasters
Dry disinfectant powder – weeping wounds
Hand disinfectant gel – clean hands before start work.
Iodine tablets – clean water for wound washing
Sachet of Hydration salts
Saline eye drops
Imodium - for the treatment of diarrhea
Flagyl (metronidazole) is an antibiotic. ... Flagyl is used to treat bacterial infections of the vagina, stomach, skin, joints, and respiratory tract
Malaria prophylaxis - preventive treatment of malaria
Vaccination certificate and prescriptions from Doctor for any regular drug requirements
List of blood group, allergies etc, medical contact details, travel insurance contact details
*Added by Elizabeth for women riders: Oral Fluconazole - used to treat vaginal yeast infections
Off the Cuff
An open discussion between Grant Johnson, Sam Manicom, Graham Field and Jim Martin
Grant Johnson - www.horizunsunlimited.com
PLUGS : HUMM Spain - Aragon - Oct 17-20 - Register now at www.horizonsunlimited.com/events
HUBB - California
HUBB - Nakusp - RAW Recording Live
Website Upgrade: www.horizonsunlimited.com. Looking for gps co-ordinates for anything such as repairs shops, border crossings, points of interest. Testers for new system: looking for user input. Contact Grant or Susan at www.horizonsunlimited.com.
Sam Manicom - www.sam-manicom.com
PLUGS: Irve Seaver BMW Orange CA 3rd September
San Jose BMW 8th September
Horizons Unlimited California, Mariposa 22nd to 25th September
Graham Field - http://grahamfield.co.uk/
PLUGS: Copdock Classic Motorcycle Club Bike Show: http://www.copdock-cmc.co.uk/Events-TheShow.htm
KTM 950 Adventure for sale on eBay
Jim Martin - www.adventureriderradio.com
PLUGS: HUBB - Nakusp - RAW Recording Live
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