An injured protester is treated after clashing with police on July 1, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
An injured protester is treated after clashing with police on July 1, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

‘Guerilla first aid’: who are the Hong Kong volunteers braving protest chaos to treat the injured?

  • Groups and individuals providing scattered help differ from Occupy movement of 2014, when fixed stations and registrations were available
  • Challenges faced during treatment include seriously injured people refusing to go to hospital for fear of arrest

An injured protester is treated after clashing with police on July 1, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
An injured protester is treated after clashing with police on July 1, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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