How do you use an AED on someone?

You’re at home and you find a loved one or friend unresponsive. Do you know how to respond? Do you have the necessary equipment nearby to act? Would you feel capable? For many Americans, the answer to both of those questions is no. In fact, more than 70% of Americans admit that they don’t know or have forgotten how to …

What is the cause of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

What is the cause of Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

It happens every 90 seconds in America. It strikes those young and old, caring little for race, gender, status, or lifestyle. And it’s unpredictable. Roughly 1 in every 900 people will suffer a Sudden Cardiac Arrest this year alone. That’s 75 fans at a NFL football game with average attendance. And it’s why it ranks among the top killers of …

How to pick a mounting height for your Safety Command Center

Choosing a mounting height for your new Emerg-A-Center Safety Command takes additional safety and reach into consideration. To ensure the safety items are accessible in an emergency, the mounting height must allow items to be easily reached without much struggle. Related: Check our selection of Safety Command Centers You want to ensure that the items are reachable at a moment’s …

Providing first aid in winter emergencies

How to Provide First Aid in Winter Emergencies

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The lights, time with family and friends, and holiday cheer! But for some parts of the country, the Christmas season also brings with it snowstorms, windchill, and frigid temperatures, creating the perfect atmosphere for a winter emergency. Are you prepared to provide wintertime first aid? Related: Do you know how to respond …

Providing Emergency First Aid

If you witnessed an accident or medical emergency such as someone choking or collapsing, would you know how to react? How to administer first aid? Would you know the steps to respond? The average response time for trained emergency responders to arrive is 9mins, but response time in rural areas can often take up to 30mins or more. Knowing how …