Basic First Aid for Children

By Liam Keim

5 Safety Tips!

1. MAKE SURE YOU GAIN CONSENT. ASK AROUND IF THE KID IS UNCONCIOUS.

2. Check Responsiveness

3. If unresponsive, tell a nearby bystander to call 911.

4. Check for signs of life by putting your finger on the jugular vein and listen to their breaths.

5. Begin w/ 2 initial ventilations, then continue monitoring the victim for signs of life until the EMS is ready to take over.

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