Dealing with cuts, abrasions, rashes and worse is a fact of life when living, working or playing in the outdoors.
The threat of an injury is made much worse in the chaotic environment of a survival situation.
In the aftermath of a survival crisis, just about everything can pose a health or safety threat.
It is fair to say that depending on your circumstance, whether you are in a safe place or not, in a survival situation there are a million ways to harm yourself and only a few to get out unscathed.
That is why in addition to a fully stocked first aid kit, you have to know the basics of first aid – and survival hacks to deal with all the possible ways you may hurt yourself.
The video on the next page covers a bunch of critical first aid hacks that you can use if you find yourself in a survival situation.