It’s October and the shops are full of Hallowe’en merchandise, pumpkins, bats and skeletons and more. Not to scare you, but because it’s World Osteoporosis day on 20th October, this month we are turning to look at our bone health.Read More
We are celebrating World First Aid Day which is on Saturday 9th September 2017. This year, the theme is about domestic accidents. Falls are the most common home accidents and can cause serious injury at any time of life, but the risk increases with age.
First aid training teaches people about the dangers and causes of accidents and what to do in case of an injury.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) reported in the Health and Safety at Work summary statistics for Great Britain 2016 that you are most likely to injure yourself at work by handling, lifting or carrying or slipping, tripping or falling.
So, knowing what to do in the case of a fall makes sense for both home and work.Read More
From our new Wolverhampton venue, starting in September we will be providing a number of workplace first aid training courses, from the 1 day Emergency First Aid at Work to the 3 day First Aid at Work. Candidates who successfully complete these First Aid courses will be qualified to act as a first-aider in the workplace.Read More
In response to customer demand, we are pleased to announce that we have added a new training venue to our portfolio and will shortly be offering workplace first aid training in Wolverhampton.Read More
You may be wondering whether to purchase a semi-automatic or fully automatic AED, so we’ve combined some useful information to help you decide which defibrillator would be best for your facility.Read More
Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is one of the leading causes of premature death. Many of the victims of SCA can be saved if a person nearby recognises what is happening, applies CPR and uses an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to restore the heart’s normal rhythm.Read More
The revised EYFS statutory framework has landed and will come into force on the 3rd April 2017. Please read our blog to ensure you are up to date with the changes regarding paediatric first aid training.Read More
Over recent years, a lot of ludicrous decisions have been put down to ‘health and safety’. We’re not quite sure where a lot of these supposed bans or orders originate from - even the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) don’t know the origin!Read More
Over 30 million working days were lost in 2015/16 due to work related illness or injury. This doesn’t just impact the individual but also the company they work for. With so many other costs to take into consideration, businesses need to do everything they can to avoid unnecessary illness and injury at work.Read More