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Animal or Human Bite
In this video, you're going to learn how to administer first aid to a victim of an animal or human bite.
First Aid Techniques:
1 - Clean the wound
Rinse the wound thoroughly with clean water.
This limits the risk of infection, or of catching rabies.
2 - Cover the wound
Cover the wound with a sterile compress or a clean cloth.
3 - Call the emergency services
Call the emergency services and follow their instructions.
If the bite is on the hand, remove any jewellery as there is a risk of swelling.