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Stay safe this bonfire night. How to easily treat burns with pre-hospital management.

The 5th of November is a memorable event for the whole family sparked by bonfires, fireworks and sparklers. But it is easy to forget the dangers surrounding the event particularly when children are involved.

Come and Meet Us at The Emergency Services Show 2019

We’re exhibiting at the Emergency Services Show – Situated on stand H49 will be showcasing the latest ESS clothing, footwear and equipment.

Different Types of Arterial Tourniquets

Arterial tourniquets can be used to control severe haemorrhaging. The correct use of a tourniquet can prevent the onset of shock that occurs with severe blood loss and can help prevent death.

Sterile Colour Coded Syringes – A risk management system for drugs

The pre-hospital environment presents unique challenges for the safe handling and administration of drugs. Improvised and hybrid techniques often include temporary labelling or indicators which can be missed or detached in challenging conditions.

How to Choose the Right Stethoscope?

Choosing the right stethoscope can be hard, especially when you have so much choice of colours and additional features.