Protect the victim


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By Mark van der Feyst

During a vehicle crash, there may be a need to break glass to extricate the occupants. Whenever glass is to be broken, it is important to protect the occupants from the shards that will be produced.

These small particles of glass can and will travel in different directions and also a great distance. Using a blanket or a plastic tarp to cover the occupants is the best way to protected them from the flying shards. 

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