SKEDCO, Inc. is an industry leader in innovation, high quality design, development and production of medical and rescue products worldwide for use by civilian and military personnel who operate under the most "extreme" conditions.
Sked® Stretcher is still the "State of the Art" device for virtually all rescues. It is currently being used for confined space, water, military, vertical rope, low angle, wilderness and many others kinds of rescue. When used properly with the Oregon Spine Splint it is equal to a long backboard. An immobilized patient 6 foot tall weighing 180 can be taken through holes as small as 11 inches x 15 inches. When using Sked® in the water, patients can be packaged in 20 seconds. Sked® can be hoisted by helicopter as well.
Also from Skedco, the Field Expedient Bleeding Simulation System™, a revolutionary bleeding simulation system that brings absolute realism to tactical combat casualty care training.