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What steps would a reasonable and prudent person take in an emergency?

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American Red Cross
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A reasonable and prudent person would:
 
  • Check for life-threatening conditions 
  • Call 9-1-1 or the local emergency number 
  • Continue care until more highly trained personnel take over


 

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