[MRS D]: Oh! [GEMMA]: Owww!
(pan clatters to the floor) [G]: Oh, I don’t believe I’ve just done that! [MRS D] (calmly): Don’t worry Gemma. Alright love, here we go.
[G]: My arm! [MRS D]: First things first…under the cold tap with you. [MRS D]: There we are.
[G]: Oh my goodness! [K]: Mummy, are you okay? [G]: I’m alright sweetheart. [MRS D]: Now we’ve got to keep it there for ten minutes. [G]: Ten minutes?
[MRS D]: At least ten minutes, to cool the burn. [MRS D]: Now, have you got some cling film? [G]: Er, yeah. Just in that top drawer there. [MRS D]: Right, now keep it there. Out you come… That’s it. Wrap it up loosely.
You’ll feel more comfortable too… [G]: Thank you so much. [MRS D]: There… Cool the burn under cold running water for at least ten minutes Cover the burn with cling film or a clean plastic bag For a serious burn, call 999 Remember:
Cool the burn under cold running water for at least ten minutes