…..be present in areas where the risk of injury is more significant, for example, within a school with science, woodwork and metalworking departments. Site plans and room plans posted across premises should also clearly show the location of first aid stations and any additional equipment on site. Signage identifying these areas should be clear and easily visible.
Examples of first aid kit and defibrillator signage:
Tomorrow we will begin our look at Defibrillators……
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Currently, there are temporary changes to the steps to be followed in resuscitation. These can be found in the video below or by clicking here to see the New Zealand Resuscitation Council temporary guideline recommendation.
Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat. Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.
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