Burns

1st Degree – redness only, flush with cool water

2nd Degree – blisters, place damp bandage, do not use ointments

3rd Degree – white or charred, use dry bandage

2nd or 3rd – get medical attention

For minor burns, apply a cool compress and refer the person to student health services for further care.

If the person is unable to go to the student health center, Contact College Sherriff, ext. 3611, or 213-763-3611 (from Mobile Phone) or Safety officer ext 3632 for assistance

Until Help arrives:

If exposed to dry chemicals, brush off residue.

Immerse burned area in tap water immediately or flush area with tap water for 20 minutes or until pain subsides. Do not use ice.

DO NOT APPLY ANY OINTMENT, BUTTER, OR CREAM