After a state of emergency was declared by NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell due to devastating bushfires across NSW this month, St John Ambulance Australia (NSW) was called upon to provide transport, first aid and health services to those affected by the fires. More than 100 fires were burning, with one of the largest spreading through bush land in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney. Close to 200 homes…
New research reveals millions of employees at risk due to lack of first aid awareness
Only 13 per cent of Australian workplaces know how to keep their employees safe according to new research released today by leading provider of first aid services and training, St John Ambulance Australia.
Today St John launched the free First Aid in Schools program at Mark Oliphant College with 300 children who have completed the course recently.