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Defibrillators for Construction

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The Gold Coast is booming right now in construction, and with all these additional worksites comes the risk of working in medium-high risk environments. We can’t recommend enough that defibrillators should be located onsite at all construction areas. Did you know there’s only a 10 minute window for a patient to be successfully resuscitated with […]

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woman Suffers Suspected Heart Attack in our Training Centre

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  On Saturday, a woman participating in a First Aid Accident & Emergency (FAAE) training course started to suffer from chest pains, back pain and feeling ‘unwell.’ Suspecting a heart attack, trainer Wendy immediately called an ambulance, kept the woman in an upright position and stayed with her until paramedics arrived. This is not the […]

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FAAE is Now in Coomera!

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It’s an exciting time here at First Aid Accident & Emergency as we have officially opened our second training facility located in Coomera. Due to the growing demand coming from clients and businesses in the northern end of the Gold Coast, it was a very easy decision to make when we were looking at possible […]

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A Quacker of a Story

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Learning First Aid can be vital for emergency situations with friends, family or even strangers. But it can also be extended to assist our ‘other’ family members…

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Defibrillator saves life at Parkrun

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Tanya Barlow was participating in her local Parkrun event when she started to feel slightly dizzy. She sat down to take catch her breath and that was her last memory until she woke up in the care of paramedics.

Giaan Rooney encourages all parents to do CPR Course

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Giaan recounted the harrowing event on her Instagram page and commended the actions of her husband who after following instructions from the 000-operator commenced CPR until the ambulance arrived and inadvertently saved their daughters life.

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The Future of Defibrillators is Here

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      First Aid Accident & Emergency are proud to include in our range the brand new Heartsine samaritan defibrillator range. With it’s cutting edge technology, lightweight casing and easy to follow instructions, the Heartsine samaritan just became the new gold standard in AEDs. More than just an AED, the HeartSine samaritan offers integrated […]

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Defibrillator Training at the Men’s Shed

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The Team at FAAE are proud to support groups in our local community. Today we visited the Burleigh Community Men’s Shed to show them how to use their new AED and train them in CPR. Local member Ray Stevens was proud to make a donation toward CPR training. Special thanks to Varsity Lakes Community Bank […]

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First Aid Accident & Emergency has Michael Shelley in Safe Hands for GC2018

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Michael Shelley, Australian Commonwealth gold medallist and current reigning Commonwealth Marathon champion, is a true local from the Gold Coast. He caught up with another true local, Scott Whimpey, Director of First Aid Accident & Emergency (FAAE), who are the Official Defibrillator Supplier to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, and the pair spoke about […]

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Australian Hearts

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          Australian Hearts – Working together so everyone gets a second chance at life Across the country, 41 Australians die from a sudden cardiac arrest every single day. This is 41 families each day losing a loved one – it could be a mother, father, grandparent, daughter or son. 41 hearts, 41 tragedies […]