Aid: A Field Guide for the Construction Industry
by Dan Johnson
perfect complement to hands-on safety training...
When a jobsite emergency arises, it's the
people on the job that are the first responders. This gives those
people — the contractors, the construction workers, and anyone else
onsite — the critical responsibility of quickly and effectively
acting to minimize damage and maximize safety. Prepare for this
important role with JOBSITE FIRST AID: A FIELD GUIDE FOR THE
This book takes a systematic approach to
responding to emergency situations, from minor burns to
life-threatening events and situations.
It is the perfect complement to hands-on
safety training, and it's ideally packaged to fit into your toolbox,
glove box, or desk drawer, so that it can be easily accessed when
Role of a First Aid Provider.
What is a First Aid Provider?
Emergency Medical Services. Good Samaritan Law. Personal
Safety. You Are Needed!
Emergency Response / React.
Recognizing a Medical Emergency.
Evaluate the Environment / Think Safety First! Access
Responsiveness. Call Emergency Medical Services. Take
ABCs of Life Support.
Airway. Breathing. Circulation.
CPR for Cardiac Arrest.
Sequence for Survival. CPR. AED.
Putting it All Together.
Choking Management Techniques for a
Responsive Patient. Choking Management Techniques for an
Unresponsive Patient. Follow up Medical Care.
Types of Bleeding. Control of
Bleeding. Blood Spills. Removing Gloves.
First Aid for Shock.
Signs and Symptoms of Shock. Treatment
Major Impact Injuries. Minor Impact
Emergency Signs of Illnesses. Specific
Emergency Action Plan Checklist.
Household Emergency Plan. First Aid Kit. Vehicle Emergency
OSHA Reporting and Recordkeeping.
Jobsite Fatalities and Catastrophes.
Recording Jobsite Injuries and Illnesses.
Accident and Incident Investigations.
Accident vs. Incident. Accident and
Incident Investigations. Sample Forms.
Job Hazard Analysis.
Job Hazard Analysis.
First Aid Myths.
Sucking on a Venomous
Snake Bite. Whiskey for a Toothache. Butter on Burns. Peeing
on a Jellyfish Sting. Head back for a Nosebleed. Squeezing
the Stinger on a Bee Sting. Swallowing Tongue during a
Seizure. Raw Steak on a Black Eye.
112 Pages -
Spiralbound - 8" x 5-1/2"
Business / Office Related
Hazardous Materials (HazMat) / Hazardous