Author: Kris Olsn


    Stop the Bleed® is an initiative that trains citizens to manage massive bleeding. Massive bleeding from multiple casualty events like earthquakes, bus and train collisions, and multiple vehicle accidents (where there may be delayed emergency response) can result in death. Victims can die quickly from uncontrolled bleeding, within five to ten minutes. Stop the Bleed® is designed to increase the survivability of those suffering from massive bleeding after a multiple casualty event. Trauma Services BC and The Society of Professionals in Emergency Care (SoPEC) are partnership to provide Stop the Bleed® training. It teaches proper bleeding control techniques, including how […]

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