AUTOMOBILE FIRST AID KIT 101
While most people have some type of first aid kit in their home; many people are lacking a first aid kit in their automobile.
Having a well-stocked and ready-to-use first aid kit is one of the best ways you can prepare for emergencies. Medical emergencies may occur near a car while only makes it that more important to carry a first aid kit with you at all times. First Aid kits can be pre-purchased, however, the ability to customize your first kit yourself is a great advantage.
In this article, we will review the items that you need to keep in the first aid kit in your car.
3. Make Sure You Have Items for Serious Emergencies. The following are items that you may need to use in medical emergencies such as choking, cardiac arrest, drowning, severe allergic reactions, and car accidents.
4. Include an Easy To Read First Aid Manual.
Hints for Using The First Aid Kit. Here are a few tips you can follow to use the items in your first aid kit the correct way.
LASTLY, create your car's first aid kit and take the next step with Help-A-Heart CPR. In order to ensure that you know how to use your first aid kit, further prepare yourself by enrolling in a CPR and Basic First Aid certification class from our team here at Help-A-Heart CPR. Look into our classes offered daily and online and choose a date and time that accommodates your busy schedule.
Dr. Tracy A. Jones is an American Heart Association, ASHI, and American Red Cross Master Program Trainer, Instructor, & AHA Faculty Member located in San Antonio, Texas.