Medical Emergency

If someone’s life is in danger, call 911

If the person is conscious, ask him or her:

  1. His or her name
  2. Details about the incident
  3. Details about his or her wounds
  4. Questions about his or her allergies and health problems
  • Contact Security at extension 55 (internal telephone system).
  • Do not hang up until the dispatcher tells you to do so.
  • If you have first aid training, give first aid.
  • Ask those who are present to find a first aid worker on the floor.
  • Stay on site to assist first aid workers and give them information about the victim. 
  • Ask people on site to help you as you wait for help.
  • Keep people away from the victim to keep the area clear and make first aid workers’ job easier.
  • Don’t move the victim unless the situation presents a danger to him or her.
  • Don’t give the victim anything to eat or drink, even if he or she asks for it. 
  • If possible, stay in contact with Security.
  • If the victim’s state deteriorates, inform Security.