AUSTALIAN TRIAGE SCALE:
Early recognition is a key step in initiating early management of an emergency.
In all emergency situations, the rescuer should:
• Quickly assess the situation
• Ensure safety for the rescuer, injured person and any bystanders
• Send for help (call for an ambulance)
• Reassure the casualty with quick, assertive, appropriate and confident treatment.
Where more than one person required attention:
THE CARE OF THE UNCONSCIOUS VICTIM HAS PRIORITY