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Head/Neck/Back/Pelvic Injury

  1. DO NOT move the victim (unless in immediate danger).
  2. Stabilize the victim's head and neck as they were found by placing your hands along both sides of the head.
  3. Send someone to call 911 or seek medical assistance right away.
  4. Keep the victim warm, but not hot, using blankets or clothes.
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