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From time to time we publish blog articles which contain useful information, our thoughts or what we are up to.

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  • January 17, 2016
    An AED buyers guide and checklist
    So you have decided to buy an AED So you have decided to buy an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) for you business, shopping centre, medical practice, school etc. That’s fantastic! The more AEDs that are available the more lives that can…

  • June 7, 2015
    Are you using your marine VHF radio illegally?
    Do you have an old VHF Short Range Radio Certificate (SRC)? If your VHF certificate was issued  prior to the introduction of GMDSS (Global Marine Distress & Safety System) and DSC (Digital Selective Calling)  you may need to upgrade your…

  • April 7, 2015
    Crush Injuries – Our free poster can save lives
      Crush Injuries are counter intuitive The first instinct of most people when they see someone crushed under a heavy object is to remove the object as quickly as possible. If you are a first aider, your training will have…

  • February 17, 2015
    Is this the future of workplace first aid kits?
    The Clever Medkit™ First Aid Kit A new type of first aid kit for the workplace was shown at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Clever Medkit™ is the idea of New Zealand entrepreneurs Peter Montgomery and Peter…

  • January 21, 2015
    AED Defibrillators – You can save lives
    Defibrillator First Aid (even by an untrained person) can help someone survive a heart attack, one of today’s commonest causes of death. According to the Resuscitation Council (UK) there are about 30,000 cases of cardiac arrest outside hospital each year in…