15 Reasons Every Prepper Needs to Stock Up on Safety Pins

10. Replacement Skin Stapler

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What do you do if you have experienced a gaping wound that needs to be sealed when you do not have a skin stapler and cannot reach emergency medical assistance?

It will be painful, but you could use a few carefully placed safety pins to close the wound. This will stop the blood flow and can prevent infection.

Of course, you should use skin staplers or some thread to close wounds whenever possible, but safety pins will work in a pinch!

Photo by Vito Fun

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