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Tag: Calgary First Aid Training

Pedestrian struck by taxi given CPR

A pedestrian sustained serious injuries on Thursday morning after being hit by a taxi cab on Elgin Street. The paramedics report that the woman in her 60s was standing on the sidewalk when the cab hit her after 9 AM. She was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. Unforeseen incident: pedestrian struck Toronto The […]

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs to get emergency response training

The assembly of Manitoba Chiefs aims on providing multi-level first aid training to First Nations communities. The training will include emergency relief training against bullying, abuse, and prevention of violence in the isolated communities. Importance of emergency response training According to Grand Chief Arlen Dumas, these communities have unique needs, especially with anti-bullying. The people […]

Timely first aid: Rescued from carbon monoxide poisoning

A family of four is recovering from an almost deadly carbon monoxide poisoning in their Kitchener, Ontario home. Alicia Mighton and her mother spent the night out and returned home to a scary ordeal. According to Mighton, around 2:30 AM, her little sister and father were unconscious. She tried to wake them up but unsuccessful. […]

CPR Ratio For Child: Father saves infant son’s life

A father who saved the life of his infant son with CPR skills urges others to learn basic first aid skills. The father recently finished a first aid workshop which later puts his skill into action. During an unexpected event, his 8-month old son ceases to breathe at their home on the Hebridean Island of […]

Emergency first aid: Bystanders rescue stabbed Edmonton man

The Edmonton police applaud bystanders who administer emergency first aid to a man in Edmonton. The man sustained stab wounds on a train platform during the morning rush hour. With the efforts of the bystanders, they were able to save the man’s life. According to the witnesses, the man received several stab wounds in the […]

CPR: Need for improved first aid skills after Toronto van attack

After the Toronto van attack, concerned citizens now reach out to first aid providers to freshen their skills. Generally, taking a 2-day course can help one’s ability to carry out the first aid care to save a life. When it comes to injuries whether at home, workplace, or school, or during emergency scenarios, knowledge on […]