Falls / Accidents
If you should fall off the ladder, try not to stiffen your muscles.
Try to absorb the shock by bending your arms and legs, lossely, to give spring
action when you hit the ground. Roll over to the direction of the fall.
1.0 Do not move victim when internal injuries or broken bones or injury to neck or
spine is suspected. Servere pain in chest, abdomen, legs inability to move,
unconsciousness are some of the symptoms.
1.1 Call or medical help immediately, and while waiting for help give first aid for
bleeding / shock / breathing failure.
(see chapter 8.0 on personnel Health Emergencies)