Redback and other Spiders It`s important to act quickly! 6 Signs and Symptoms: Pain at bite site. Sweating around the bite site. Nausea and/or vomiting. Joint and abdominal pain. Muscle weakness and spasm. Aches and pain for days to weeks. Management: The patient should be reassured and made comfortable, while remaining at rest. … Continued
It’s important to act quickly! So, let’s treat: Hygiene is always the number one priority for treating all minor wounds. An antiseptic solution should be used and diluted in accordance with instructions. If you don`t have an antiseptic solution, then use saline. Clean the wound from the centre of the wound outwards, and then clean … Continued
Minor Burn – what to do Initial treatment is very important! So let’s treat: Remove the person from danger. Call 000 for burns affecting more than 10% of the body, deep burns, chemical burns, or burns to the airway or sensitive areas. Remove all clothing and jewellery surrounding the affected area (unless it … Continued
You are looking at future Superstars! We are very proud to be a cog in the wheel of Brisbane City Football Club. Seeing the teams hit the field, the parents, fans, and passion erupt with the season launch has been amazing. Well done to everyone involved all around the country!
Construction Industry First Aid Kit Sale – 15% Off – For a Limited Time. Unfortunately, the Construction Industry still rates highly with workplace injuries. Make your safety, and the safety of your colleagues a priority. Refresh Best Practice, Safety and First Aid! Some information and resources can be found at www.safeworkmatters.com.au and www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au Have a … Continued
Being bitten by a snake in Australia is a genuine risk and a scary event worthwhile preparing for. Australia has the most venomous snakes in the world. We have approximately 3000 bites per year, around 200 to 500 will receive antivenom. Sadly, one or two will be fatal. In just the last two months there … Continued