First aid and safety education III

Physical and health education J.S.S 2 Second Term

Week 6

First aid and safety education III

Performance objectives:

Students should be able to:

1. Mention first aid treatment for injuries

2. Propose measures of preventing sports injuries, domestic accidents and road traffic accidents.


Road accidents, causes and first aid treatment

Road accident is the accident that occurs on the road when a moving vehicle collides with another vehicle or pedestrian.


Road accidents are caused by negligence, over-speeding, mechanical fault, bad road, lack of experience, health problem (eye defect), drug abuse, alcohol consumption, dangerous overtaking etc. This accident can be treated using the following first-aid treatment:

1. Assess the victim of his/her injury to know the kind.... View More

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