Are you Qualified to Perform First Aid in the Workplace?
Date: Tuesday, 21 June 2016. -
Blog, Are You Qualified? , First Aid
The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1982 act requires all employers to have adequate equipment, facilities and personnel in order to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if an injury takes place in the workplace.
The latest statistics from a HSE report recorded a total of 142 deaths in the workplace in the last year and nearly 1.2 million people suffer from a work-related illness each year.
Our infogram highlights aspects of the TQUK Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work course and what the responsibilities of a first aider role involves.
Take our short quiz below to find out whether you're qualified to perform first aid in the workplace and what you need to know.