Fire Protection Association of South Africa “Of all bodily injuries, few are more traumatic than burns. By searing through flesh and muscle, destroying nerves and blood vessels, and setting up a fertile breeding ground for infection, burns can cripple, disfigure and kill”. “The biggest problem (for burn victims) is their fear of being seen in public”.
“While funding constraints remain a significant hurdle for those seeking to undertake primary research, raising awareness is an important first step”. http://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/FpTyAUQyvhe7invYXdtx/full
0ver 10 years 10 000 murders occurred in South Africa. (44,5%) 1300 child deaths occur each year through burns.
Endorsement – “CAMPIO has landed themselves a hiatus – what a wonderful vision”. Professor Heinz Rode – Burns Unit, Red Cross Children’s Hospital, South Africa.