Lesson: The Dangers of Electricity: First Aid and Precautions Science
In this lesson, we will learn how to take precautions when dealing with electricity and explain the steps we should follow to take care of a victim of an electric shock.
The following are the first aid steps needed when a person is electrocuted:
- Insulate the injured person from the electric current.
- Call a physician.
- Open up any tight clothes of the injured person.
- Maintain the heartbeat of the injured person.
- If the injured person cannot breathe, start artificial respiration immediately.
What is the number of the step shown in the picture?
Chloe buys an electric heater for her room. Select the picture that shows the safest place for Chloe to put the heater.
Fill in the blanks: If a person following an electric shock, artificial respiration should be started immediately. If a person , chest compressions should be started.