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Hazard

Failure to assess, identify and treat life-threatening problems of the casualty

Hazard Knowledge

A casualty can suffer further injury, illness or death from the incident if they do not receive prompt medical aid. By adopting a systematic approach to casualty care, for example <C> Ac B C D E, any life-threatening conditions can be rapidly identified and managed.

Identify the need for specialist medical advice or care, according to local protocols.