Here are some essential tips to follow in case of an electric shock:
-Turn off the source of electricity or move away the source using wood, card board or a plastic board.
-In case of a burn injury, remove the clothing and rinse the burnt area under cool running water for 10 minutes.
-Make the affected person lie down and elevate his legs.
-Do NOT throw water on the person or on the source of electric current.
-Cover the person with a light blanket.
-Call for an ambulance immediately.