These are trauma shears from Moore Medical. Trauma shears allow a trained user to cut away clothing and gear from injured person rapidly and get to wounds. The trauma shears easily fit into most full sized Army IFAK kits and are a great add on to any first aid kit or IFAK. It is recommended that every IFAK, first aid kit, stop bleeding kit etc. have a pair of full size or mini trauma shears depending on the type of kit.