Keep the first aid box topped up
Accidents can happen any place any time. Totally without warning. At work or out on the sports field accidents can and will happen. It’s too late to make sure the first aid box is fully stocked after something has gone wrong. It’s vitally important to make sure first aiders have access to the supplies they need to intervene effectively. It’s impossible to predict when things will go wrong. Scrimping on first aid supplies just isn’t an option.
First aid makes a huge difference. Minor problems can be treated on the scene and major ones can be prevented from getting worse. First aiders are able to step in before professional paramedics arrive. Their intervention can be crucial, but they can’t do their job properly without the first aid equipment that they need.
Any responsible employer or sports club knows that the first aid cupboard needs to be kept full of all those essential basics like bandages, sprays and suchlike. When a situation goes wrong people can grab what they need and treat victims quickly before the problem escalates and gets significantly worse.
First aid kits should be kept within easy reach. These are great items to stock. They contain a great mix of first aid essentials and are totally portable. When an accidents happens trained staff can grab their kit and go to the scene equipped with everything they need. Anyone who has ever had an accident at work or playing sport is so grateful when the first aider arrives on the scene to make them more comfortable and make an assessment of the extent of the harm done. These guys know how to make the right call and alleviate any problems right away. Check first aid stocks regularly to avoid getting caught out. Accidents are waiting to happen and people will need help and assistance.
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