Poison emergency card

A home is filled with products like paraffin, bleach, cosmetics and medicines which can poison children. Tell your community to always lock poisonous substances away. Keep this card handy so that you know what to do in the event of a poisoning. 

Always make sure the Poison Information Helpline's number is easily accessible. The
Poison Information Helpline's number is 0861 555 777. Follow the easy to identify symbols next to the poisons listed below and find the appropriate emergency treatment in the table underneath.

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