First Aid Articles

Working in partnership

How is it November? I’m not sure about you but I really don’t know where this year has gone. November marks the end of our year and gives us the chance to look back on what we have achieved over the...

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Restart a heart day

Did you know that the survival rate for an out of hospital cardiac arrest in the UK is less than 1 in 10? Source: www.resus.org.uk/ Monday 16th October is Restart a Heart Day, an amazing initiative...

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Defibrillators

Do you know where your nearest Defibrillator or Automated External Defibrillator (AED) is? Thankfully now there are over 30 Defibs dotted all over St Neots, but do you know where they are? I know...

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Child Safety Week

Child Safety Week is the brainchild of the Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) and aims to raise the profile of child safety across the UK. We all have stories of near misses and accidents as our...

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Burns and Scalds

It is a terrible fact that burns happen every day. Whether this is adults or children, it can be scary if you don’t know how to react. Having a basic knowledge of first aid can prevent pain, panic,...

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How to deal with choking

How to deal with choking is the most common question we get asked about on our Paediatric First Aid training courses. Whether it's weaning or a toddler eating a whole grape, this is a mine field for...

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