Belmont, Perth,
04
August
2017
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06:10
Australia/Perth

What can you use as a makeshift sling?

Triangle bandage slingIn need of a sling but don't have a triangular bandage on hand?

There are a few items you can use in its place such as a thick scarf, a tie or even just by folding the corner of your top up.

When selecting an item to use as a sling you must be able to keep the arm as still as possible but be careful not restrict any circulation.

We'd love to see your makeshift slings! For your chance to receive a free first aid kit please share your best sling photos with us via: social@stjohnambulance.com.au

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