Unresponsive Victim

Actions

Heart Attack

Symptoms

Actions

Stroke

Symptoms

Poisoning

Actions

Choking

Actions

Bleeding

Actions

Lightning Safety

General Advice

Last Resort

Dental Emergency

Actions

Mass Casualty

Priorities

  1. Mitigate Threat: Run/Hide/Fight
  2. Prepare: Move to self/injured to safe position, confirm 911 has been called
  3. Bleeding: Apply pressure, tourniquets as needed
  4. Airway: unconcious people: open / clear airway; put in recovery position
  5. Breathing: if wounds in torso, apply chest seal. Monitor. Burp as needed.
  6. Hypothermia: move to warm area; replace wet garments; apply extra insulation
  7. Burns: stop the burning process, cover with dry, clean dressings, prevent hypothermia
  8. Pain Control: ice, elevation, immobilization, Tylenol.

Special Considerations

References