Stop the Bleed: Bleeding Control for the Injured. Injury results from a wide variety of causes, including accidents or intentional harm, and in a wide variety of locations, such as your home or workplace.
It is important that as many people as possible survive their injuries if they sustain trauma.
Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. The greater the number of people who know how to control bleeding in an injured patient, the greater the chances of surviving that injury.
You can help save a life by knowing how to stop bleeding if someone, including yourself, is injured.
In this training, you will learn the various ways to control bleeding, whether you only have your two hands to use or whether you have a full trauma first aid kit available to you.
One of the most important steps toward ensuring your own safety is having a personal safety strategy in place before you need it. NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim® program teaches the tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations and to avoid criminal confrontation.
Seminars are held across the nation and are open to individuals of all ages. Today, thousands of federal, state and local law enforcement officials and civilians from across the nation utilize this popular program in their crime prevention and community policing initiatives to help protect their communities.
Corporations, educational institutions, and community centers have also adopted the program. All told, more than 120,000 people have benefited from these seminars.
According to the FBI, in 2016, there were an estimated 1,248,185 violent crimes reported to law enforcement. That's one violent crime every 25 seconds!
The FBI reported an estimated 7,919,035 property crimes in 2016.
Motor vehicle theft remains a major reported crime with 766,484 occurring in 2016.
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