01/11/2019

Go Green

Remote First Aid are committed to supporting the community by reducing its footprint in all its activities, we also seek to work with partners such as ProTrainings.UK who like us have a clear vision and forward thinking stance in its operations. As ProTrainings are our partner of choice for our external quality control, they have now supported us and…

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22/10/2019

Assessing First Aid Needs

Assessing First Aid Needs | Remote First Aid UK October 2019 Employers are required to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to ensure their employees (and others when deemed necessary) receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work. What qualifies as “adequate and appropriate” will depend on the circumstances of each employing organisation…

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19/10/2019

Burns First Aid

Cling Film – in Burns First Aid Cling film is a long and well respected method of dressing burns by the NHS Emergency Ambulance Services and forms a key part of the Emergency Response Packs carried. It is also a valuable tool in any first aid kit and especially those working in Remote or Hard to get locations. It…

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11/10/2019

Improving Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates

The AED Registration Bill aims to introduce a legal requirement for all public Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to be registered with the Scottish Ambulance Service. A Private Member’s Bill put forward by **Anas Sarwar, Scottish Labour MSP, pushes for all defibrillators to be registered so 999 call handlers can direct members of the public to them, increasing the chances…

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Mental Health Poster
09/10/2019

Mental ill health, stress & the Management Standards

This Thursday is World Mental health Day! Samaritans 24 hours a day 365 days of the year, they are able to take your call on 116 123 all calls are FREE. One in four people in the UK will have a mental health problem at some point. Anxiety and depression are the most common mental health problems and can…

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04/10/2019

Outdoor 16 Hour First Aid versus 40 Hour First Responder – Wilderness Environments

In January 2019 Qualifications Network UK launched the Award in First Responder Level 3 RQF. Remote First Aid are pleased to offer and deliver this Award to it’s new and existing clients, thus allowing employers and organisations to meet their workplace obligations and demands for more advanced first aid training within today’s 21st Century workplace environments. Remote First Aid…

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