Heartsine Defibrillator

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 […]

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Win GC2018 Commonwealth Games Tickets

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WIN TICKETS TO FINALS OF THE GOLD COAST 2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES Simply purchase a defibrillator or do a First Aid course by the end of March and you are in the draw to win two tickets! That’s right, you could be sitting at a swimming final or athletics super final with your bestie! All first aid course participants and […]

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Defibs Save Lives at parkrun

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We can never stress enough the importance of having defibrillators at large community centres/events. As the official supplier of First Aid Training and Defibrillators for parkrun Australia, we are proud to provide the support and equipment necessary in case things do go pear-shaped. Did you know a defibrillator, if administered within the first minute of collapse, […]

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CPR Training for the Scream Team at Dracula’s!

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No, this is not a late Halloween trick! Our head trainer and First Aid Accident & Emergency CEO, Scott Whimpey recently visited the kooky, quirky and down-right freaky staff at the famous Dracula’s Cabaret Restaurant in Broadbeach for their yearly CPR refresher course. Anyone who has visited this fantastic venue knows that anything goes, which […]

Winderoo State School first aid session

FUN First Aid & CPR Training for Schools

Does your school currently have first aid and CPR training? Is it boring, sick of the same old jokes and power point training sessions? Here at First Aid Accident & Emergency, we offer a FUN, interactive session, tailored to school teachers or students. Why use us? CPR in 2 hrs CPR and First Aid in […]

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World Mental Health Day and First Aid

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Many people assume first aid is all about the physical treatment of patients and whilst a large percentage of the skills we teach in our First Aid courses are to do with the body, we do acknowledge the importance of looking after the mind as well. In traumatic situations, the patient’s mental well-being needs to […]

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Gold Coast on snake alert – the First Aid you need to know

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As recently reported in the Gold Coast Bulletin, there has been an alarming and unseasonable increase in the amount of snakes that have been sighted in the Gold Coast area. Due to the sudden heatwave that the South-East received, snakes that would typically not be active until the middle of Summer, are now out in […]