First Aid

3 07, 2023

Choking – what should you do?

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF SOMEONE IS CHOKING? Can the casualty cough? If they are unable to cough ask them to lean forward Using the heal of the hand give 5 back blows If the casualty is still choking perform 5 abdominal thrusts Repeat the cycle until the choke is removed IF THE CASUALTY [...]

Choking – what should you do?
30 01, 2023

Why do we need Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace Training?

Poor mental health results in many days lost to absenteeism or employees not being as productive as they otherwise would. Britain loses 5 billion pounds to this each year according to the Health and Safety Executive. Follow this link to the workbook they have produced to assist employers in tackling workplace stress. The Health [...]

Why do we need Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace Training?
9 01, 2023

Could it be Sepsis?

Why the emergency? One person dies from sepsis every five minutes in the UK. What is sepsis? Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening condition. It occurs when the immune system overreacts to an infection within the body which can lead to tissue damage, organ failure, and death. The infection can start anywhere in the body; [...]

Could it be Sepsis?
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