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Time to Spring Clean Your First Aid Kit?

Time to Spring Clean Your First Aid Kit?

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Thursday, 12 April 2018. -  
Blog, First Aid

It’s April, the sun is shining – occasionally – and Spring is finally in the air. Now, a common thing to do when the clocks go back and the days start to become longer is partake in some Spring cleaning. We bet some of you are already ahead of us and have started to Spring clean your house already! 

How to Treat Anaphylactic Shock

How to Treat Anaphylactic Shock

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Friday, 23 March 2018. -  
Blog, First Aid Emergencies

Anaphylactic shock, also known as anaphylaxis, is a severe and life-threatening reaction to a trigger. Anaphylaxis is the result of the immune system overreacting to a trigger. Common triggers are allergic reactions to some foods such as nuts, milk, shellfish and eggs as well as medicines and insect stings.

imperative training’s Guide to Fire Safety

imperative training’s Guide to Fire Safety

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Friday, 09 March 2018. -  
Blog, Fire Safety

Most fires that start are accidental, but the effects can be devastating. Approximately 80% of businesses that have had a serious fire are likely to go out of business within three years.

By knowing what can be done to reduce the chances of a fire starting, you will be able to take the necessary precautions that will avoid fires starting as a result of careless actions. 

What to do when Asthma Attacks

What to do when Asthma Attacks

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Friday, 02 March 2018. -  
Blog, First Aid, First Aid Emergencies

With the cold and stormy weather we are experiencing, people will become affected in a number of different ways. Commuters may struggle to get to work for instance, and it is likely that asthma sufferers will be affected by the extreme weather conditions.

Asthma is a condition that affects the airways of the lungs, causing them to tighten and go into spasm, making it difficult to breathe. Asthma attacks can be triggered by allergies, stress, exercise, colds and changes in temperature. 

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