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First responder says bystander training is necessary

(Source: WWSB) (Source: WWSB)
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Seconds count when someone is losing blood, that’s why first responders hope those already on the scene can help.

In a report by our sister-station WWSB, a first responder explained knowing how to stop a bleed is crucial to saving lives.

The first responder said whether it’s an active shooter situation or simply an accident that happens at home, knowing how to respond is necessary.

It also helps in those seconds it takes for first responders to arrive. 

To read more and see examples on how to stop bleeds, click here

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