Australian Bites & Stings: First Aid Guide to Australian Venomous Creatures
|Australia is home to many of the world’s most venomous snakes, spiders and marine animals, and Seqirus is the world’s sole producer of antivenoms for Australia’s most venomous creatures; a community service it began in the 1930s. |
As part of Seqirus’s commitment to providing education to our community about the unique venomous creatures that may cross the paths of Australians, we have introduced a free smartphone app – Australian Bites & Stings: First Aid Guide to Australian Venomous Creatures – which hosts up-to-date first aid information.
This unique app will be of use to anyone planning to be out in Australia’s great outdoors – whether it be on the beach, camping, bushwalking or just gardening in a back yard!
“The Australian bites and stings app has been developed to provide Australians with a ready references so that they or someone they are with is bitten or stung by a venomous animal, they can quickly determine what is the best thing to do, how to help save that patient’s life.”
- Associate Professor Julian White,
Head of Toxinology at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital
Download it for free!
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Dial 000 to seek urgent medical advice or assistance.
Watch a Mini-Documentary - The Making of Antivenom
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Read a Media Release -
Majority of Aussies Unprepared for Close Encounters with Venomous Creatures
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Tools to treat Australian venomous creature bites & stings