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The HSE Want Your Opinion on Proposed Changes to the First Aid Regulations

The Health and Safety Executive are asking for views on the proposed changes to first aid training that is offered in the UK. The Consultative Document wants to see how the public feel about the proposed changes that will apply to Regulation 3(2) of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981.  The HSE has… Read the Full Post

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Innovative charity-theatre partnership delivers first aid resources, as teachers say it could improve values

So basically, St John Ambulance has partnered with the award-winning West End musical WICKED to launch teachthedifference.org.uk, a free resource website to help schools teach first aid, and the values behind it, to pupils aged 5-16. There’s been a lot of feedback from teachers who believe first aid could help teach pupils crucial values. Here… Read the Full Post

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Popcorn from St John Ambulance – Choking

First Aid Action – Choking St John Ambulance have released their new campaign, ‘Popcorn’ to highlight about first aid set in a London cinema and the life saving benefits of first aid awareness. Accidents such as choking can occur anywhere, at any time and without the correct action taken, these accidents can be fatal. Every… Read the Full Post

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