Learn Five Simple Steps That May Save a Life

  1. Call 9-1-1

  2. Stay Safe

  3. Stop the Bleeding

  4. Position the Injure

  5. Provide Comfort

Life-threatening emergencies can happen fast and emergency responders aren’t always nearby.
You may be able to save a life by taking simple actions immediately.
You Are the Help Until Help Arrives.

Click on the links below to learn more about how you can help:

Why get involved when someone is badly injured?

According to a recent National Academies of Science study, trauma is the leading cause of death for Americans under age 46. Life-threatening injuries require immediate action to prevent an injured person from dying. Those nearest to someone with life-threatening injuries are best positioned to provide first care.


Take the You Are the Help Until Help Arrives web-based training below:

Download in-person training materials. Follow this link to visit the instructor page and download the course content so that you can teach others.

 

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Source: Ready.gov