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Do you know who is responsible for your Safety?

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So what is so good about the Samaritan 500P AED?

So what is so good about the Samaritan 500P AED?

As an employer it is vital that your business is kept safe and productive. Having an AED on your premises is an essential part of this, ensuring that in a cardiac emergency you are prepared with lifesaving technology.About 70% of all CPR is ineffectively performed, so the HeartSine Samaritan 500P Defibrillator contains technology that determines whether your compressions are effective, electrically through the defibrillation pads.The Samaritan 500P is the only device on the market that contains the technology that determines through the defibrillation pads, whether your compressions are in fact effective. What's more this is specific to the casualty.This defibrillator...

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Topical Insect Repellent To Use Against Dengue Mosquitoes

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Topical Insect Repellent To Use Against Dengue Mosquitoes

FROM: Advice to Travelers on Topical Insect Repellent Use Against Dengue Mosquitoes in Far North Queensland, Australia Mosi-guard is natural and DEET free. The natural ingredient is Citriodiol ®, a naturally occurring extract of lemon eucalyptus oil. It is long-lasting, effective, and feels refreshing on the skin. Mosiguard – what the experts say: Of the personal insect repellents on the market in Australia, the peak USA public health body, the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), advises that the only repellents that are effective enough to recommend are those that contain adequate amounts of the following: deet (available in multiple brands in Australia)...

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Australian Snake Bites: When Minutes Matter

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Australian Snake Bites: When Minutes Matter

Getting bitten by a snake is a terrifying and unquestionably painful experience, but it does not have to be a death sentence. How you react after you’ve been bitten is the difference between life and death  The number of Australian venomous snake species is very high,  and many  produce enough venom to kill a dozen men with a single bite,  but luckily the mortality rate for snake bites is not as high as might be thought. Only a couple of people die every year from snake bites in Australia which is down quite a bit from the 13 that it...

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The 4 Workplace First Aid statistics that you need to know

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The 4 Workplace First Aid statistics that you need to know

Only 13% of employers are compliant with the First Aid national code of practice (This code of practice requires employers to implement training for first aiders, first aid procedures and have sufficient first aid kits and signage) Over 65% of employers are unaware of their obligations under the First Aid code of practice Only 31% of Australian workers feel confident in how to response to a workplace first aid emergency Less than 50% of workplaces offer First Aid training to their employees. (Source: Steve McLeod,CEO,Fire & Safety Australia www.fsaus.com.au) If you want to substantially reduce the risk of your workers not...

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