It takes courage to offer first aid to a victim in need. When life threatening emergencies occur, some bystanders are reluctant to help the victims. Fear is the major deterring factor when it comes to giving first aid and CPR.
Holiday celebrations begin from the month of November to January. During this festival season family and friends come together and enjoy the good and quality time. The holidays come with a lot of activities like travelling, eating and drinking. The holiday excitement and the celebratory mood makes people less reluctant on their own safety.
This year particularly poses a new threat of the Covid-19 pandemic. As we ensure our own safety, we must also protect those around us ranging from our loved ones to strangers.
Life-saving techniques offer individuals the ability to survive and save others during difficult, life-threatening situations. When it comes to saving lives, any life-saving skill becomes quite useful. Life is quite uncertain as the unexpected usually happens. When an individual’s life is at risk, the lack of necessary life-saving techniques results in panic. In other cases, people die when attended to by unskilled persons.
The skills are easy to acquire. The techniques do not require you to be a health professional to understand. These include basic first aid techniques, among other skills. Such could save your life and those of others that are applicable in everyday life.