First Aid

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UK sources of information and / or support

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British Red Cross

One of the UK's leading first aid course training providers, they offer first aid training at work and for the public.

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First Aid Cafe

An independent community for first aiders and first aid trainers which has a directory of over 1500 training providers.

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Severn Ambulance & Medical Services

A voluntary organisation with over ten years experience of pre-hospital emergency care. Provides ambulance/first aid/medical cover for events to the people of Bristol and the South West.

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St Andrew's Ambulance Association

St. Andrew's Ambulance Association is one of Scotland's mission is to provide everyone in Scotland with the highest standards in first aid skills, services and volunteering opportunities.

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St. John Ambulance

Provides training on first aid and health and safety and volunteer first aiders at events.

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Accidents and first aid

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

See also the Patient UK page of links for Accidents / Injuries / Trauma

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Hilary Cole
Document ID:
7456 (v15)
Last Checked:
14 June 2012

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