Baby Day 2018: First Aid for Babies and Toddlers

Baby Day is the one day on the calendar when parents around the world can celebrate all of the great things about having a newborn baby in the family. It’s also an opportunity to start thinking about other issues affecting families with young children, with an emphasis on what we can all do to make […]

By Joanna Aitkens | Medical Simulation

First Aid – What Should Be Left to the Professionals?

If you’re not medically trained, would you know what to do in an emergency first aid situation? What about if you’re first on the scene of a car accident, or when someone has a heart attack and needs urgent medical intervention to save their life? One of the main barriers to giving prompt attention to […]

By Joanna | Medical Education

Protect Your Kids …With A Safety Suit?

Did you know that 1 in 3 people won’t help someone in need of first aid treatment in case they get sued?  63% of those surveyed* also said that they wouldn’t help someone who was sick because they felt they didn’t know enough about how to care for them!


Shocking New Commercial Highlights Need for First Aid

Here's a thought .. did you know that, whilst you're reading this, 2 people will be killed and about 500 will suffer a disabling injury.  The costs incurred in their medical care will amount to approximately $13,020,000. On average, there are 14 unintentional-injury deaths and about 3,000 disabling injuries every hour! First Aid classes can […]

By Joanna | Medical Education