Pictograph: If someone is bleeding

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If someone is bleeding, have the person lie down. Open or remove clothing over the wound. Cover with a clean cloth and apply pressure by pushing down with hands. Keep pressure until medical help arrives.

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Man standing in front of a woman with a bleeding wound.
Man lies down, woman removes pant leg from around the wound and calls for someone to call 911.
Woman puts a clean cloth on the wound and applies pressure.
Paramedic wraps the wound.

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If someone is bleeding, have the person lie down. Open or remove clothing over the wound. Cover with a clean cloth and apply pressure by pushing down with hands. Keep pressure until medical help arrives.