Airport’s ambassador soaring after becoming 50,000th first aid learner with ambulance service

A Stansted Airport employee has been recognised by the region’s ambulance service for being part of a milestone in its bid to train thousands of people in first aid. Vikki Darby from the East of England Ambulance Service Trust (EEAST) presented Amy-Leigh Cowler with a certificate and gifts from medical equipment sponsors. Amy-Leigh is a […]

New Area Sales Manager For Cardiac Science

Leading manufacturers of automatic external defibrillators Cardiac Science has expanded its sales team in the South and East of the country. David Jones, 46, from Claydon in Suffolk, will be looking after areas of the UK covered by three ambulance services – East of England, East Midlands and South East Coast. He will be tasked […]

Defibrillator Donation to Bramhall Cricket Club

Bramhall Cricket Club on Church Lane, Woodford, Cheshire has been the lucky recipient of a defibrillator, donated by Heaton-Mersey based manufacturers Cardiac Science. The move is part of an ongoing campaign by the company to increase survival rates from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) by placing free automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) in the community via donation […]

BREDBURY NURSERY BAGS UK FIRST FOR FIRST AID SKILLS

  Brown Bear Nursery in Bredbury has been the first in the country to be awarded an ‘In Safe Hands Award’ accreditation from the First Aid Industry Body (FAIB). To qualify for the award a minimum of 35% of its nursery staff had complete the 12-hour Full Paediatric First Aid training course and a further […]

Defib Installed At Eshott Airfield After Heart Scares

Northumberland’s main aerodrome in Eshott, near Morpeth, has had an automatic external defibrillator (AED) installed after several heart scares among older users of the airfield. While none were fatal the incidents have sparked action among flying enthusiasts who decided the time had come to get some protection in place. Known as Northumberland’s regional airport the […]