“What Do You Really Need In Your First Aid Kit?”

When it comes to first-aid kits, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is not a micro-manager. The agency doesn’t tell you what supplies to include in your kit or even how many kits you should have. OSHA only says at 29 CFR 1910.151(b), that “adequate first-aid supplies shall be readily available.” OSHA, in a … Continue reading “What Do You Really Need In Your First Aid Kit?”

Australia Officially Has The Most Adorably Morbid First Aid Video Ever Too!

"The safety professionals in Australia produce some of the most "thought-provoking" and at times, explicit safety videos. But they do drive home an important message, as this one does about First Aid" It is a requirement of OSHA that employees be given a safe and healthy workplace that is reasonably free of occupational hazards. However, … Continue reading Australia Officially Has The Most Adorably Morbid First Aid Video Ever Too!

Do Your Employees Have Basic First Aid Training?

"The safety professionals in Australia produce some of the most "thought-provoking" and at times, explicit safety videos. But they do drive home an important message, as this one does about First Aid" It is a requirement of OSHA that employees be given a safe and healthy workplace that is reasonably free of occupational hazards. However, … Continue reading Do Your Employees Have Basic First Aid Training?

Do Your Employees Have Basic First Aid Training?

"The Aussies produce some of the most "thought-provoking" and at times explicit safety videos. But they do drive home an important message as this one does about First Aid" It is a requirement of OSHA that employees be given a safe and healthy workplace that is reasonably free of occupational hazards. However, it is unrealistic … Continue reading Do Your Employees Have Basic First Aid Training?

CPR is no longer as easy as A-B-C

You may have heard that the American Heart Association (AHA) has changed its recommendations for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in its 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. Previously, the association recommended that lay and professional rescuers use the A-B-Cs (Airway-Breathing-Compressions) method of CPR to revive victims of sudden cardiac arrest. … Continue reading CPR is no longer as easy as A-B-C