Burns and Fire Safety


First Aid for Burns

First Aid For Burns

First Aid For Burns Burns occur when the skin is exposed to heat or chemicals, for example fire, sunburn, acid, bleach or garden chemicals. Scalds happen when the skin is exposed to hot fluids, for example boiling water, steam or hot oil. Burns and scalds are usually divided into three categories depending on how much damage they cause to the skin and underlying tissues. First-degree or minor burns are superficial […]