Fear factor hinders people learning First Aid and using CPR to save Australians’ lives

July 25, 2013

GEMMA JONES AND VANDA CARSON THE DAILY TELEGRAPH JANUARY 13, 2012 12:00AM http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/fear-factor-hinders-people-learning-and-using-cpr-to-save-australians-lives/story-e6freuzi-1226243035979 FEARS of legal action or catching a disease are preventing people from giving CPR in an emergency. North Shore First Aid on Sydney’s North Shore is the first aid provider that will dismay any fears surrounding First Aid and CPR. Our classes held…

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Police revive toddler – Provide First Aid or CPR when its needed

July 14, 2013

http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sydney-police-revive-toddler/story-e6freuy9-1225934118720 A TODDLER who was choking on her tongue was probably saved by officers who performed first aid on her, police say. The two-year-old girl was being bathed at her home in Lane Cove, on Sydney’s lower north shore, when she apparently slipped and hit her head about 7pm last night. Two female police officers…

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Headspace support service opens at Chatswood – Providing Support is First Aid.

July 14, 2013

LISA HERBERTSON NORTH SHORE TIMES JUNE 13, 2013 4:36PM http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/north-shore/headspace-support-service-opens-at-chatswood/story-fngr8h9d-1226663340380 The mental health and wellbeing of young people in the north shore will receive a boost, with the opening of headspace Chatswood. Pictured is centre manager Ashley Macpherson. Picture: ADAM WARD Source: NewsLocal NORTH shore young people can now get free help, with the opening of Headspace…

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