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10.64 First Aid
10.64.2 Describe the basic principles of first aid.
Basic Principles of First Aid
- Safe response to emergencies for the benefit of casualties, bystanders and rescuers
- Securing the emergency site to reduce further harm to the casualty
- Using appropriate first aid procedures and techniques
- Safely moving the casualty, minimising pain and helping stabilise the condition
- Providing reassurance and guidance to the casualty
- Communication with bystanders and emergency services personnel
- Acting in accord with first aid protocol and workplace guidelines
10.64.4 Describe the basic principles of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
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