Volunteer Marine Rescue TDM MF1007B 1 first aid
Obtaining Consent • You should obtain consentfrom the individual before assistance is provided.
Duty of care Australian Law does not impose a duty on all persons to stop and render assistance If you do stop, then you assume a duty of care to act carefully and competently
Emergency Contact Numbers • 000 Call this number for: • Ambulance • Fire • Police • From a mobile or call 000 • 131261 Call Poisons information centre call
What is first aid? First Aid is emergency care given to an injured or ill patient before medical assistance arrives.