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Wallingford Schools First To Have Emergency QuickClot Bags

The QuickClot Bag by Z-Medica.  Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
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The QuickClot Bag by Z-Medica. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
The QuickClot Bag by Z-Medica. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
The QuickClot bag with the unique gauze that helps blood to rapidly coagulate.  Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
wpid-img_20140826_114650_906.jpg The QuickClot bag with the unique gauze that helps blood to rapidly coagulate. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
Wallingford District Nurse Coordinator Kathy Neelon shows how the Quick Clot bag can be used.  Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
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Wallingford District Nurse Coordinator Kathy Neelon shows how the Quick Clot bag can be used. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
Wallingford District Nurse Coordinator Kathy Neelon shows how the Quick Clot bag can be used. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler
Scott Garret VP of Z-Medica introduces the contents of the QuickClot bag.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
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Scott Garret, VP of Z-Medica, introduces the contents of the QuickClot bag. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
Scott Garret VP of Z-Medica introduces the contents of the QuickClot bag. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
There will be one QuickClot in each school in Wallingford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
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There will be one QuickClot in each school in Wallingford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
There will be one QuickClot in each school in Wallingford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
Wallingford Superintendent Salvator Menzo says the QuickClot bags will help to combat potential injuries. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
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Wallingford Superintendent Salvator Menzo says the QuickClot bags will help to combat potential injuries. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
Wallingford Superintendent Salvator Menzo says the QuickClot bags will help to combat potential injuries. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
Wallington School Superintendent Salvator Mezo says Wallington schools are the first in the nation to have QuickClot Bags in school.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
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Wallington School Superintendent Salvator Mezo says Wallington schools are the first in the nation to have QuickClot Bags in school. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
Wallington School Superintendent Salvator Mezo says Wallington schools are the first in the nation to have QuickClot Bags in school. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
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