Highway Code Annex 7. First aid on the road updated

Motorway with traffic at speed

Updated 20 August 2019

Following recent information that was compiled with the help of St John Ambulance, the British Heart Foundation and the British Red Cross, the highways code has been updated. The information for cooling burns has now changed from at least 10 minutes to say they should be cooled for at least 20 minutes, following advice from the British Burn Association.

This does not replace a full first aid course, but is given purely as a guide