Stop the Bleed® is a national campaign and call to action to raise awareness and encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped, and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives.
DID YOU KNOW?
Approximately 5 million people die every year from accidental & non-accidental trauma.1
A victim who is bleeding from an artery can die in as little as 3 minutes.2
Up to 16% of deaths could have been prevented with more rapid and effective bleeding control.3
Hemorrhage is the 2nd leading cause of death for patients injured in the prehospital environment, accounting for 30-40% of all mortality.4
WHAT YOU NEED TO STOP THE BLEED®
Everything you need to know about Bleeding Control.