If someone is having an asthma attack:
- Reassure them, help them to use their reliever inhaler.
- If no inhaler call 999/112.
- Monitor breathing and level of response.
- If unresponsive, prepare to give CPR.
At some point in their life, most people will witness or be involved in an accident or medical emergency. Knowing what to do and when you should call the emergency services can potentially save lives.
If an adult is unresponsive and not breathing normally, you need to call 999 or 112 for emergency help and start CPR straight away. Learn what to do.
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