Special Events - Canadian First-Aid Training - AED - Winnipeg - ManitobaSpecial events First-Aid: What we Attend to

Here is a list with some of the medical emergencies we will be able to attend to:
Non Life-threatening

We will be able to provide first-aid for the following non life-threatening situations:

  • Bleeds (e.g. Nose)
  • Wounds (e.g. bruises, cuts, scrapes, etc.)
  • Burns (1st degree – Sun, etc.)
  • Heat Exhaustion
  • Muscle strains
  • Ankle sprains, etc.
  • Eye injuries (i.e. dust, sand in the eye)
    Fainting
  • Assisting w/ medications
  • Diabetes (assisting w/ medications or administering sugar)
  • Asthma – assisting with puffers and aero chambers (asthmatics) and more…

Life-threatening

We will be able to provide first-aid for the following life-threatening situations until EMS arrives:

  • Severe bleeds (e.g. nose)
  • Heat Stroke
  • Severe Allergies - Anaphylaxis (Epipen® or Twinject® Administration)
  • Shock (i.e. for any reason)
  • Unconsciousness (i.e. for any reason)
  • Artificial Respiration (AR) – until EMS arrives
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – until EMS arrives
  • Bone injuries – (e.g. fractures) - Immobilize until EMS arrives
  • Head injuries – Immobilize until EMS arrives
  • Chest injuries (e.g. difficulty breathing – will use Oxygen until EMS arrives)
  • Assisting w/ medications (e.g. nitroglycerine, etc.)
  • Diabetes (assisting w/ medications or administering sugar)
  • Asthma – assisting with puffers and aero-chambers (severe asthmatics)
  • Convulsions (e.g. Epilepsy, head injuries, heat stroke, etc.) – until EMS arrives
  • Burns (2nd, 3rd degree burns – e.g. "road rash") and more...

 

 

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