Glass Cut

by Bethany

 
Step 1

If it's serious, call 999.

 
 
Step 2

Look for danger - you don't want to cut yourself.

 
 
Step 3

Never remove glass from the wound.

 
 
Step 4

If there is no glass in the wound, then put pressure onto it with a tissue.

 
 
Step 5

If there is a lot of bleeding get them to sit down.

 
 
Step 6

Apply direct pressure using a pad using fingers.

 
 
Step 7

If there is something in the wound, apply pressure either side of the wound, NOT directly on it.

 
 
Step 8

If you can, raise the injured part.

 
 
Step 9

If they start going into shock, raise their legs.

 

Still suffering? Please call the emergency services!

 
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