Resources - How do you get help?

Key Stage 3

Look at the images below and consider the following:

  • What might be wrong with the individuals?
  • Do you think they need emergency services?
  • What information do you have about the casualty utilising LIONEL?

Lady sitting clutching chest

Man laying on ground below scaffholding

Lady at sink with cut to arm from knife

  1. It could be angina, heart attack or a chest complaint.
    Yes they need an ambulance.
    L = Your location
    I = Lady in her 50s with chest pains
    O = None
    N = 1
    E = Central cest pains. No other information
    L
    = Your location
  2. It could be spinal injury, head injury, broken bones, or collapse.
    Yes they need an ambulance.
    L = Your location
    I = Man laying below scaffholding and helmet has come off
    O = None
    N = 1
    E = Appears unconscious
    L
    = Your location
  3. A cut to the wrist
    Yes they need to go to hospital.
    L = Your location
    I = Person injured by a kitchen knife
    O = None
    E = Cut to left wrist with kitchen knife. Looking unwell.
    L = Your location

Key Stage 2

You can have a discussion with your children as to when it is appropriate to call the emergency services. You can use the images below to reinforce the learning, by discussing what information they would provide to the emergency services.
Remember the emergency services do not need a story, but key facts about the casualty following LIONEL.

Lady sitting clutching chest

Man laying on ground below scaffholding

Lady at sink with cut to arm from knife

  1. It could be angina, heart attack or a chest complaint.
    Yes they need an ambulance.
    L = Your location
    I = Lady in her 50s with chest pains
    O = None
    N = 1
    E = Central cest pains. No other information
    L
    = Your location
  2. It could be spinal injury, head injury, broken bones, or collapse.
    Yes they need an ambulance.
    L = Your location
    I = Man laying below scaffholding and helmet has come off
    O = None
    N = 1
    E = Appears
    unconscious

    L = Your location
  3. A cut to the wrist
    Yes they need to go to hospital.
    L = Your location
    I = Person injured by a kitchen knife
    O = None
    E = Cut to left wrist with kitchen knife. Looking unwell.
    L = Your location

Key Stage 1

You can download the outline of the two images displayed below by clicking the link. You can either colour in the images by opening in image editing software on a computer/tablet, or you can print them out for children to colour in.