Should Tourniquets Be Included in Workplace First Aid?

Should Tourniquets Be Included in Workplace First Aid?

Companies should strongly consider adding tourniquets to current first aid supplies.  This is a ‘recent’ change to thinking.  I clearly remember my instructors back when I took my EMT-Basic course in the early 90’s telling us: “tourniquets are a last resort, and you’ll probably never need one”.  Things have changed substantially as we learn more…