First Aid Tips For Electric Shock

The danger from an electrical shock depends on the type of current, how high the voltage is, how the current traveled through the body, the person’s overall health and how quickly the person is treated. An electrical shock may cause burns, or it may leave no visible mark on the skin. In either case, an […]

First Aid Tips During Tsunami

Tsunamis are large ocean waves generated by major earthquakes beneath the ocean floor or major landslides into the ocean. Rising to several feet or higher, they can strike the coast with devastating force. People on beaches or in low coastal areas, such as estuaries and rivers, need to be aware that a tsunami could arrive […]

First Aid Tips During Earthquake

Earthquakes are a common occurrence, rumbling below Earth’s surface thousands of times every day. But major earthquakes are less common. Here are some things to do to prepare for an earthquake and what to do once the ground starts shaking. SAFETY TIPS • Have an earthquake readiness plan. RELATED STORIES Picture of yellowstone thermal spring […]

First Aid Tips For Choking

A step-by-step guide explaining what to do in a choking emergency. By Mayo Clinic Staff The ‘five-and-five’ approach The ‘five-and-five’ approach How to perform abdominal thrusts (Heimlich maneuver) on yourself Choking occurs when a foreign object lodges in the throat or windpipe, blocking the flow of air. In adults, a piece of food often is […]

First Aid Tips At School

1. How to respond when a student is bleeding Bloodshed is not uncommon in the schoolyard. Whether tending to a grazed knee or a deeper cut, teachers should be equipped with a well-stocked, good quality first aid kit. A variety of bandages and Band-Aids should be on hand so that, no matter what kind of […]

First Aid Tips At Home

How do I treat a minor cut or scrape? Follow these steps to keep cuts clean and prevent infections and scars. Wash your hands. First, wash up with soap and water so you don’t get bacteria into the cut and cause an infection. If you’re on the go, use hand sanitizer. Stop the bleeding. Put […]

Functions Of WOTCLEF In Nigeria

Functions Of WOTCLEF In Nigeria

WOTCEF (Women Trafficking And Child Labour Eradication Foundation) is a non-governmental organization (NGO), which was initiated and founded by her excellency, chief (Mrs.) Amina Titi Atiku Abubakar, wife of the former vice-president of the Federal Republic Of Nigeria in 1999. WOTCLEF is a humanitarian organization, dedicated to the eradication of trafficking in persons, child labour […]