Originally Posted By: Burncycle
Tourniquets aren't rocket science,

You are correct. A tourniquet is not rocket sience. However, It needs to work 100% even in unforgiving environments, even when the user is under duress.

It's like buying a parachute. A Chinese parachute may get a 98% rating on Amazon; the 2% who gave it a thumbs down are from family members of deceased skydivers.

Jeanette Isabelle
"I have no quarrel with you, good sir knight, but I must cross this bridge." Arthur, Monty Python and the Holy Grail