National Stop the Bleed Month: What You Should Know
Loss of too much blood can cause death in as little as 3-5 minutes, which is why everyone should know how to stop bleeding. The good news is, controlling bleeding is simple: just plug the hole. Watch the video below: Severe bleeding is exactly what it sounds like, it’s any major bleeding suspected to be […]
How To Compute The Ideal First Aid Supplies For Schools (Mass Casualty – Earthquake Preparedness)
In over 30 years of experience in emergency response, as a firefighter and trainer, I have developed a list of practical first aid supplies with the ideal quantities that will allow you to treat the expected number of victims that large earthquake may cause. First aid supply is the #1 priority when it comes to disaster […]
How To Prepare Your Schools Emergency Response Team
Providing your emergency response team the training and supplies that they will need to handle and manage the chaos will be the key to a successful and fast recovery of your school from a disaster.
How To Use a Fire Extinguisher
Did you know that the fire department responds to a fire every 23 seconds and 8 people per day lose their lives to fires in the United States. And that most fires at home start in the kitchen. As a firefighter for over 3 decades, I responded to my fair share of kitchen fires. But […]
School Emergency Earthquake Kit Complete Guide For Disaster Survival
Your school emergency earthquake kit will be based on your plan, begin with analyzing possible threats or disasters at your school like tornadoes, earthquake, intruder on site or gunfire in the area. I’ve listed below all types of emergency supplies that your school should have.