Posts tagged: First Aid

How To Help Control Bleeding From A Hand Cut

Video
How To Help Control Bleeding From A Hand Cut
Duration: 3.56 m

Also lists the materials needed to help control bleeding from a cut hand and the preparations to take before hand.


Cuts And Bruises:How To Help Control Bleeding From A Hand Cut

How To Bandage An Elbow

Video.
How To Bandage An Elbow.
Duration 4.25 minutes

Provides instructions on how to bandage an elbow and the materials needed.


Bandages And Slings:How To Bandage An Elbow

Part of the Video Jug series.

How To Bandage A Hand

Video.
How To Bandage A Hand
Duration: 4.28 m

Also covers the materials needed to bandage a hand.


Bandages And Slings:How To Bandage A Hand

More from the excellent Video Jug series of first aid videos.

Think Safe – Teaching Kids to Stay Safe

Think Safe

Think Safe

Think Safe is organised by a variety of agencies and schools. Like many safety schemes it is due to the tremendous support of the agencies that participate in the various events and provide staff time and resources free that enable Think Safe and Safety Scene to run, without their help and support activities like our would struggle to operate.

Think Safe is divided into three separate sections:

  • Kids
  • Teachers
  • Agencies
  • The kids section provides a super list of safety scenario which can be used in schools or at home including:

  • Coastal safety
  • Consumer safety
  • Dog awareness
  • Electrical safety
  • First aid
  • Farm safety
  • Fire safety
  • Food safety
  • Gas safety
  • Home safety
  • Playing safely
  • Rail safety
  • Range safety
  • About rubbish
  • Road safety
  • Stranger Danger
  • & Vandalism
  • each is a series of images with options to select the correct solution.

    The teachers’ section explains what will happen during a safety activity, via a short FAQ .

    The Agency section provides a comprehensive overview of the aims, objectives and operational aspects of the various safety events.

    View the website for further information.

    First Aid Safety Signs

    First Aid. Part of the Safety Scene Safety Signs Package available to download.

    There are two images to download the first image is the completed First Aid version. This can be printed out and used for a number of different purposes. (Click on this image to get the full size version and to download it.)

    First Aid

    First Aid

    The second image allows children and young people to create their own message on the topic of First Aid. (Click on this image to get the full size version and to download it.)

    First Aid

    First Aid

    Keeping Children Safe from Scalds and Burns

    Direct Gov

    Direct Gov

    The Kitchen and equipment within it used for cooking and making food and drinks are responsible for more 50% of all scalds and burns.

    This site contains information on Scalds & Burns in English and in Welsh and covers:

  • In the kitchen
  • Hot drinks
  • In the bathroom
  • Outdoors
  • What to do if your child has a scald or a burn
  • With links to:

  • First aid courses and further related safety resources
  • Emergency Telephone Numbers:

  • England and Wales NHS Direct 0845 4647
  • Scotland NHS 24 08454 242424
  • English scalds & burns version

    Welsh scalds & burns version

    First Aid Safety Signs

    First Aid. Part of the Safety Scene Safety Signs Package available to download.

    There are two images to download the first image is the completed version. This can be printed out and used for a number of different purposes. (Click on this image to get the full size version and to download it.)

    First Aid

    First Aid

    The second image allows children and young people to create their own message on the topic of First Aid. (Click on this image to get the full size version and to download it.)

    First Aid

    First Aid

    First Aid – What to do in an Accident or Emergency

    This First Aid resource is Key Stage 1 & 2

    Accidents including:

  • Cuts and grazes
  • Burns and scalds
  • Severe Bleeding, Wounds, and Injuries
  • Fractures And Dislocations
  • Foreign Body In The Eye Or Ear
  • Bruises
  • Emergencies including:

  • Absence of Breathing
  • Absence of Heartbeat
  • Choking
  • Sun Stroke
  • Drowning
  • Electric shock
  • Poisoning
  • For further First Aid information

    The British Red Cross – First Aid Tips

    First Aid Tips from The British Red Cross

    Covers a number of first aid topics including:

  • Bleeding – Find out how to treat severe bleeding and nosebleeds
  • Burns and scalds – Learn how to treat burns and scalds in three easy steps
  • Choking – Watch videos on how to help babies, children and adults who are choking
  • Collapsed casualties – Read tips on how to help people who have collapsed
  • Electrocution – Learn how to help someone who has received an electric shock
  • First aid myths – Debunking some popular myths about first aid
  • For further first aid information

    How to Stop Bleeding

    How to stop bleeding.

    Video created by the British Red Cross