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first response to emergency situations

First Response to Emergency Situations

Knowing the appropriate first response to emergency situations is vital when someone you know suddenly becomes ill or injured. It’s important to assess the emergency at hand, determine if you or the victim are in any danger, locate the place to call for immediate medical assistance, and respond quickly and effectively until help arrives. 

Many people believe they know the correct way to respond to the most common emergency situations, like helping someone who’s choking or having a seizure. However, most of the general first aid knowledge could be debunked. We’ll take a look at some of the myths that surrounds the appropriate first response to emergency situations.

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