Cuts & Grazes

by Maliha

Step 1

Stop any bleeding by applying pressure to the area using clean materials.

Step 2

If the cut is to a hand or arm, raise it above their head to help reduce the flow of blood.

Step 3

If the injury is to a leg, lie down and raise it above the level of their heart.

Step 4

When it has stopped bleeding, clean it.

Step 5

Cover it with dressing.

Step 6

If you think there is any infection, see a health care professional.


Still suffering? Please call the emergency services!


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