VLINE Defibrillator Installation

Vline defibrillator installation

Some excited customers after receiving their defibrillator at regional VLine Train Stations. Just in time for Restart a Heart Day October 16th. The aim of #restartaheart is to improve survival statistics from 1 in 10 victims surviving Cardiac Arrest. Cardiac arrest can occur without warning. It is triggered by an electrical malfunction in the heart that causes an irregular heartbeat

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Epilepsy: Five Misconceptions

Epilepsy awareness

A seizure can be a very scary and daunting experience for those experiencing one and, those treating assisting the patient. Over the years many people have approached and managed seizures with the following common misconceptions about helping: Putting something in the child or adult’s mouth: Do not put any objects in the patient’s mouth as this may result in injuring

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New Asthma First Aid Kit

Asthma first aid

Caring for a child with asthma can be frightening for parents and carers, but with good knowledge and management, it can usually be well controlled. Once diagnosis is decided, treatment is often with trials of different doses of medication. The aim of good asthma management is to ensure that children can lead a normal healthy life, while taking only as

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First Aid in Schools

First aid in schools

Well its that time of year again. The excitement and trepidation of starting a new school year. There’s lunches to be packed, uniforms to be washed, bags to be packed and the routine is set. We put a lot of energy and effort into making sure they are off to a good start to the day and are organised for

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First Aid Training Melbourne

CPR Training Melbourne

Do you run a business in Melbourne? Maybe you’re an OHS representative or compliance manager? Do you know your obligations regarding First aid training and first aid officers? The Victorian Code of Practice 2008 clearly outlines these obligations but the key points are: Compliance is achieved by having 1 first aid officer per 50 people in a low risk workplace

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