Ways You Can Help
In an emergency, time is critical.
As a community member who is familiar with basic emergency information, you can respond quickly and take action — from calling 911 to starting chest compressions. This can buy precious time until emergency responders can get to the scene.
Four key areas where people can make a difference:
- Chest Compressions (Hands-Only CPR)
- Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
Covering the wound, applying pressure, and using a tourniquet