The Oak Ridge Fire Department will host a “Stop the Bleed” course on Wednesday, October 24, at 6 p.m. Participation is limited to 20 people, and there is no cost involved in taking the course, a press release said.
Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and call to action, the press release said. Stop the Bleed is intended to cultivate grassroots efforts that encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped, and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives, the release said. [Read more…]