The persuasive speech First Aid – a matter of life and death might not actually save a life but it will encourage your audience to think hard about learning some practical First Aid skills. When accidents happen, a few basic skills can easily mean the difference between life and death. Your persuasive speech First Aid – a matter of life and death will give your audience stark facts about saving life and helping others. They will be motivated and challenged to learn practical skills when they realize how little they actually know. It’s easy to download the speech and you can use it as it is or add in extra information if you feel it is relevant.