1. Call 000 immediately
2. Start FIRST-AID Immediately
a) Locate bite sight and begin to apply crepe bandage. Trying to keep movement to a minimum. If the bite is to the chest, head or neck regions, apply firm pressure to the bite area. DO NOT restrict chest movement as breathing will be affected.
b) Apply a pressure bandage:
c) Splint or use a sling on the bitten limb to help restrict any movement.
d) Write down bite information if possible:
e) Maintain a still position while keeping an eye on heart rate and circulation of blood flow to fingers/toes of the bandaged limb. Try to stay calm and relaxed as possible until medical assistance arrives.