What is the best way to treat a knife cut? This article from Boy’s Life magazine explains how to stop the bleeding, clean the cut, and dress the wound.
See the article: How to treat a knife cut
Cub Scouts earning Whittling Chip or working with knives should have this knowledge. Webelos should use this information for Craftsman activity badge, Outdoorsman activity badge, and Readyman activity badge.
Boy Scouts need this information for their Tenderfoot first aid requirements and when earning Totin’ Chip for Second Class rank. They will also need to know how to treat a knife cut if they earn the Woodworking merit badge or the Woodcarving merit badge.