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1

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

2

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

3

Should you provide a drink to someone who has been injured in a collision?

No

4

What is good basic first aid for a person who has been burned?

Apply cold water

5

What does ABC stand for?

Airway
Breathing
Circulation

6

When an injured person is discovered lying in the road, when should they be moved?

If they need CPR

7

When calling for help on an emergency telephone on the motorway, who does the call go to?

Gardaí

8

What number should be dialed to inform emergency services of a crash?

112

9

What is the quickest way to warn other traffic of a crash?

Hazard lights

10

If a vehicle breaks down, where should the driver stop?

As far to the left as possible

11

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

12

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

13

What should a driver do if they arrive at the scene of a collision involving a vehicle carrying hazardous materials?

Keep well clear and call emergency services