If someone cuts themselves or is bleeding, you need to know what to do..
How to stop bleeding – basic first aid
This video gives a brief outline of what you should do if someone cuts themselves or is bleeding and how you can protect yourself. For serious bleeding – call 111 for help. Click anywhere on image to visit website, then click image to play.
- Remember, for New Zealand, the emergency phone number is 111.
- If you live somewhere else, check what your local emergency number is.
Cuts and bleeding in young children
Key things to know for dealing with cuts and bleeding in young children aged 1 to 3 years.
(NHS Choices, UK, 2015)