Evolution is the key to survival. Survival, the catalyst for change. Without them we would not have developed as a species; would still communicate using smoke signals; and our Fire and Rescue Services would still be using buckets to manage fires. Everything changes and UK Fire and Rescue Services are no exception. In the last decade they have seen a dramatic change in workload and call types. Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) have been providing ‘Co-responders’, to South Central Ambulance Service for over 13 years, so it was a... Read More
First aid kits are one of the most important medical supplies to have to hand. They prepare you for dealing with minor accidents and injuries at a moments notice, ensuring that you’re not caught without the right medical supplies to help you and your family. Keep your first aid kit locked and in a cool, dry place – and make sure that young children aren’t able to reach it! To ensure you are always prepared make sure that you keep a first aid kit at home, in the car,... Read More
Introducing 5.11 Tactical 5.11 Tactical are innovators and designers of purpose-built gear for the most demanding situations in emergency services, law enforcement and public safety. Their industry leading clothing and equipment is built to deliver durability, quality and value to professionals looking for functionally innovative gear, and is now available from DS Medical. Who Are 5.11 Tactical? Back in 1992, the 5.11 Pant was adopted by the FBI Training Academy as their training pant of choice. Since then, 5.11 Tactical have continued to forge a relationship with the first responder... Read More
Today’s demanding world of healthcare requires the delivery of first-class medical care in a timely manner, with the correct equipment, while ensuring compliance with a high standard of infection prevention and control. That is why leading medical response bag manufacturer, DS Medical has developed the all new Emergency Response BagII. The Emergency Response BagII (ERBII) is made from a durable wipe-clean PVC material making it easy to wipe clean after dealing with medical emergencies. The bag, based on DS Medical’s popular Emergency Response Bag, features a range of modular clear-view pouches which... Read More
We look forward to welcoming you to our new premises and purpose-built retail zone and warehouse. If you are looking to visit us in future, our new address will be: DS Medical Eagle Building, E2 Daedalus Park Daedalus Drive Lee-on-the-Solent Hampshire PO13 9FX Telephone: (01329) 311451 Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org Please note: We have moved into the 21st Century and have removed the fax after as a means of communications please contact us via our email address.
BIGGER WAREHOUSE | PURPOSE-BUILT RETAIL ZONE | SAME GREAT SERVICE Hampshire based first aid and medical equipment supplier, DS Medical, will be moving to a new-build property at Daedalus Park, Lee-on-the-Solent – part of the Solent Enterprise Zone development. Recent company expansion and investments for future planned growth mean that DS Medical has outgrown the units it has occupied at the Fareham Enterprise Centre since 1995 and it will be moving in April 2017. Its new home will provide increased office and warehouse space to further enhance the company’s service... Read More
Every household can benefit from an organised system for their medical supplies. Whether you have a condition that requires you to keep lots of medical supplies at home, or you’re simply a family that likes to stay prepared for medical emergencies, knowing how to best store your medical supplies can save time and ensure that you take the correct medication whenever you need it. Dedicate a Space If you’re treating a condition at home that requires multiple forms of medication or medical supplies, you should try to dedicate a shelf... Read More
Improving patient safety in the NHS is key. DS Medical, a long established supplier of medical consumables and equipment is now operating a GS1 compliant stock management systems and is part of the NHS Procurement framework
As dawn broke and the sun shone over South East England on the morning of Monday 29th February 2016 the usual calm was shattered. A massive building collapses on top of London Underground's Waterloo station. Hundreds are seriously injured, many dead. Welcome to the start of Exercise Unified Response - the largest ever disaster exercise in the 150 year history of London Fire Brigade (LFB).