Life is precious. That’s why, saving a life can be one of the kindest and most essential deeds you can perform. Unfortunately, accidents and injuries are commonplace in our world. But a human life must be saved. After all, you wouldn’t want to be devoid of help if you find yourself in an injured person’s shoes. So, helping someone in need, when they’re injured is crucial.
But moments like these, when someone’s life depends on your actions, don’t come with a warning. If and when these moments arrive, you must be able to decide what to say or do at the appropriate time. If you take the wrong step, it could put their life in danger. But we understand it’s only natural to panic in stressful moments like these. You might not know what to say.
Consider this guide as a manual of the basic steps to follow and how to administer first aid to someone who is injured.
If someone is unconscious but breathing, they will not be able to breathe.
If you find someone lying unconscious but is breathing fine and hasn’t sustained any external injuries (bleeding), the first thing you have to do is place them in a recovery position. It will help to ensure their airway remains open.
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