Types of Defibrillator

by Michael in Business Supplies | posted:

What are different types of defibrillator? A defibrillator has one specific purpose in mind, to save the life of someone who has gone into cardiac arrest. The most common type of defibrillator is the AED, which is an Automated External Defibrillator. This type of defibrillator is a modern, portable defibrillator that is found in many […]

What Should You Have For Your Baby Changing Facilities?

by Michael in Business Supplies, Washrooms & Hygiene, Waste Disposal, Waste Management | posted:

When thinking of baby changing facilities, it is important to consider what is necessary. This is to ensure that your customers have everything they need to complete a nappy change in the most hygienic way possible. Baby Changer Having a good baby changer that fits the room without compromising the space is vital for providing […]

Changes to First Aid at Work Training

by Laurence in Business Supplies, Workplace Safety | posted:


First Aid Work Training is changing. According to HSE, all First Aid Work training Qualifications should be accompanied by training on the use of Automated External Defibrillators (AED) as soon as December 31st, 2016. This comes from guidelines published in 2015 by the Resuscitation Council UK, which now state that first aiders who are managing […]

Checkout Optimisation – What We Learnt From Years of Tweaks

by Laurence in Business Supplies, Lunchtime Read, Small Business Tips | posted:


Here’s what we learnt from more than two years of continuous online checkout improvements.   Website optimisation is a constant progression. Not with the intent to squeeze every last penny out of people, but a progression from ‘complex’ to ‘completely straightforward’.  There is no point putting in the hard work to market products or win […]

Defibrillators/AED FAQs: 18 Questions We Always Get Asked

by Laurence in Business Supplies, Lunchtime Read, Small Business Tips, Workplace Safety | posted:


Defibrillators are by no means a new product on the market – they’ve been in hospitals, albeit in slightly more large and technically advanced variants, for many years. In fact, Defibrillators were first demonstrated in 1899, when two physiologists from Switzerland discovered that small electrical shock could induce ventricular fibrillation in dogs, and larger charges […]

‘Defibrillator Maps’ are a new way of Saving Lives.

by Laurence in Business Supplies, Small Business Tips, Workplace Safety | posted:


We recently published a news story about Scottish Ambulance chiefs encouraging businesses and organisations to help populate maps for emergency services, in order for them to quickly search and recommend local defibrillators in the case of Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Sudden Cardiac Arrest can happen to absolutely anybody, at any time. It is a very real […]