Can I be sued for providing emergency care?

In today’s society, it seems people sue one another for just about anything. When considering helping at the scene of an accident or performing life-saving measures in an emergency situation, bystanders often experience hesitancy. Could I be sued for providing first aid if something goes wrong? Will I be held liable if I perform CPR and the victim dies? These …

How to perform hands-only CPR

How to perform Hands-Only CPR

When someone collapses and becomes unresponsive, a Sudden Cardiac Arrest event has likely occurred, meaning time is of the essence. Are you prepared to act fast? Are you equipped with knowledge of CPR? While many fear stepping in to help while awaiting paramedics, this often results in the death of the victim because of the amount of time that passes …

How to have a Safe Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to come together as family and friends to give thanks for the blessings we have in life. But more often than not, this break from our normal lives can be filled with stress, anxiety, and….house fires. To help you keep you and your entire family safe this year, we’ve compiled the best of the best tips …

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 …

5 First Aid Life Hacks Everyone Should Know

Chances are you’ve endured the irritation of a bug bite and fought to find relief. Or painstakingly tried to remove a splinter and thought “There has to be a better way!”  You were right. There is. Check our top 5 favorite First Aid Life Hacks below and better care for yourself, your loved ones, and friends.  1. Heal your bug …