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First Aid in Schools

[fa icon="calendar'] 11/12/18 10:30 AM / by Safetec posted in First Aid, Schools

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I’m sure you’ve experienced at some point, a fall in gym class resulting in a cut and a swift visit to the school nurse. Schools see numerous types of accidents on a daily basis. Some accidents are minor, whereas some require immediate medical attention. Having qualified first aid staff, and teaching students the importance of first aid from a young age could help lower the severity of these accidents.

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Sick Child? The Dangers of Sending Them to School

[fa icon="calendar'] 10/29/18 10:30 AM / by Safetec posted in Schools

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We all know the feeling, a slight itch in the back of the throat that will inevitably develop into an annoying bug. Many people will push through common illnesses like sinus infections or mild strains of the flu, and they will also encourage their children to do the same. However, sometimes sending them to school isn’t beneficial to them or their classmates. Sometimes even the slightest symptoms can warrant a doctor’s visit to get your child back on track.

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