Don’t be scared be prepared. Now is an important time to make sure your first aid refresher is up to date. We will all face emergency situations when we have to consider the effects of COVID 19. Our first aid refresher training will help you make good, safe decisions that will protect you and the casualty.
Don’t forget the newly issued Food Standards Agency reopening after Covid -19 checklist for food businesses.
According to the Food Standards Agency ‘Reopening your food business after a period of closure will require some extra checks alongside your ‘normal’ daily opening checks. These will help to make sure that your business can restart safely.
Continue reading “Opening Food Business during Covid-19 Checklist”
Mental Health Awareness week, being kind is the theme. There has never been a better time to be kind. It can be as simple as just listening to someone: it costs nothing but gives a great boost to mental health.
In your business are..
-all food safety controls in place
-there no repairs outstanding (check last report)
-the premises and equipment clean
-all likely pests controlled
-Food Management System in place and working
-all people involved aware of the hazards & controls
-all food handlers trained according to their duties
-key personnel trained in HACCP
-complying or exceeding legal requirements?
this is a 5 or ‘Very Good’
Continue reading “How do I get a 5 Star Rating?”
-Paediatric First Aid 1 & 2 day
-Emergency First Aid at Work 1 day
-First Aid at Work Training 3 day & First Aid at Work Requalification 2 day
During this pandemic, we have to be safe, compliant, flexible and understanding and this is what we do best!
Continue reading “Getting you trained and keeping us all safe”
Despite the threat of Covid-19 it is still a legal duty for workplaces to have an effective First Aid provision. People will still have accidents and suffer sudden and serious illnesses. With pressures on emergency services there has never been a more important time to have competent first aiders. Continue reading “Our Coviod-19 Safety Controls for First Aid”
The Government and HSE have published specific advice to help protect you, your employees and your customers. Here is a summary.
Continue reading “Covid-19 Reopening My Business Safely?”
Children can be affected by Covid-19. Most children have no symptoms or only mild symptoms. According to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health “.. a small number have recently been identified who develop a significant systemic inflammatory response”.
Continue reading “Covid-19 related Paediatric Inflammatory Syndrome”
It’s been reported that patients with Covid-19 are arriving into A&E with moderate symptoms but are severely hypoxic. People with hypoxia would normally be very ill. Anyone with hypoxia must get emergency care as quickly as possible. Continue reading “‘Happy’ Hypoxia”
- If you need to perform CPR this is a medical emergency, the priority is CPR
- The sooner we start CPR and get an AED the greater the chance of our casualty surviving.
- Here are some changes to make if you suspect Covid-19 Continue reading “COVID-19 & CPR”