Information and treatment of Snake bite - (Word Doc)




o        Long trousers, e.g. overall or a pair of jeans

o        Safety boots or comfortable hiking boots, which can protect the ankles.

o        When moving about during the night, the same protective clothing should be worn, and it is important for a person to have a good torch, to be able to see where he/she is walking.


General safety rules:  




First Aid Treatment:



Never do the following:



Venom in the eye:


15 – 20 minutes, while arranging transport to a medical facility.

medical doctor as soon as possible.