First Aid For Adults


Fatal emergencies, such as a heart attack, drowning, electric shock, or choking happen everyday across the country. What happens in the next few minutes can mean the difference between life and death.

Safety Tips

  • Place victim flat on their back
  • Call 911
  • Open victims airway by tilting their head back and chin up
  • Listen for breathing
  • Check for pulse
  • Either give rescue breathing or chest compressions
  • Perform 15 compressions for every 2 breaths