Flashcards in Collisions Deck (13)
What should a driver do if involved in an incident where there is damage to property only?
Not necessary to report to Gardaí if it has been reported to the property owner
What should a driver do where a person has been injured in a collision?
Move the victim only if there is a risk of fire or further injury
Try to keep them warm
contact emergency services
Should you provide a drink to someone who has been injured in a collision?
What is good basic first aid for a person who has been burned?
Apply cold water
What does ABC stand for?
When an injured person is discovered lying in the road, when should they be moved?
If they need CPR
When calling for help on an emergency telephone on the motorway, who does the call go to?
What number should be dialed to inform emergency services of a crash?
What is the quickest way to warn other traffic of a crash?
If a vehicle breaks down, where should the driver stop?
As far to the left as possible
If a driver is involved in a serious collision with an uninsured motorist, where nobody is injured, who should it be reported to?
Insurance company and gardaí
What should a driver do if involved in a collision with another vehicle where nobody is injured?
Exchange all relevant info with the other driver