Who is “SAM” in “SAM Splint”?
There isn’t a Sam or Mr Sam, other than a coincidence but for the curious, SAM stands for “structural aluminum, malleable”.
Sam is without doubt the major brand but there are new kids on the block.
A SAM Splint – Roll – 91.5 x 11.5cm sells for around £12.
HypaGuard Flexible Emergency Splint- 107 x 913mm is about varies between £5 to £8.00.
A brand called Red Leaf,
100 cm x 11 cm costs about £8 too.