Slip and fall injuries are increasing in numbers. In Canada, over 40,000 employees are injured every year due to these accidents. According to the 2011 statistics by Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards, these accidents represent as many as 17% of ‘time-loss injuries’ accepted by commissions and compensation boards across the country.
Picture yourself on a vacation with your family and suddenly trouble strikes. Let’s say that someone starts choking. It’s time you call a medical professional but there’s no one in the vicinity!
Learn what immediate steps to take after the office accident.
You begin by saving one person at a time… This is life, all else is romanticism, grandiose, or politics – Charles Bukowski Do you know how to save a life? What will you do if a child or an old person went into cardiac arrest, in your presence? Would you panic if that person was
Whether you work in an office setting or on a construction site, there is always a need for the know-how of basic first aid.
Asbestos is a name given to a naturally occurring silicate material. Asbestos is found in various buildings and products. It can cause serious illness, if inhaled.
It can save lives! This is the most obvious reason to get first aid training as it provides immediate aid in case of any unfortunate event.
Whether it is a construction site or an office space, workplace injuries can cause serious harm to your employees. Some of the causes of workplace injuries include shocks, poisoning, bleedings, falls, distress, bites and stings, etc.