A summary of emergency first aid measures for various types of condition is shown in the following table.
Condition and Emergency measures
Assess the situation
Assess the casualty
Assess the condition
Give appropriate first aid
Do not allow him to rub the eye.
Irrigate eye with plain water or normal saline for 20 to 30 minutes, if it is a corrosive chemical injury
Apply eye pad over closed eye
Send him to a hospital immediately