Life saved by First Aid Training

An email from a happy client – Learning and Development Facilitator Audley Academy Hi Amanda, As promised, I have some details of the incident for you. Kate Xxxxxxxx (Reception) completed her first aid training on Wednesday (external trainer from OJAST Ltd). She really enjoyed the training and had told me how confident she now felt…. read more

First Aid Saves Lives – OJAST Ltd

An email from a happy client – Learning and Development Facilitator
Audley Academy Hi Amanda, As promised, I have some details of the incident for you. Kate Xxxxxxxx (Reception) completed her first aid training on Wednesday (external trainer from OJAST Ltd). She really enjoyed the training and had told me how confident she now felt. It was… read more

HSE June 2016 First Aid New Information for Training – AED, Tourniquets and Haemostatic Dressings

This Information informs duty holders on matters that affect workplace first aid under the Health and Safety (First-aid) Regulations 1981 Advice to Employers, from the HSE, on the use of Blended Learning in First Aid Training.  Blended learning is an accepted means by which workplace first aid training can be delivered. It is important that Employers… read more

New health and safety sentencing guidelines

On the 1st February, new guidelines were brought into force to ensure sentences for health and safety breaches are fairly and proportionately applied. The new sentencing guidelines, which are described as the most dramatic change to health and safety legislation since the introduction of the Health, Safety Welfare at Work Act 1974 apply to: > health and… read more

Council sentenced after legionella death at care home – OJAST Ltd

Date: 21 January 2016 Reading Borough Council (RBC) has been fined following an investigation into the death of a pensioner who died from exposure to legionella. During the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) prosecution, Reading Magistrates’ Court heard how Mr Lewis Payne, a 95-year-old vulnerable gentleman, arrived at RBC operated care facility, The Willows, on 24… read more

NHS Trust fined after 87 year old suffers fatal injuries – OJAST Ltd

Date: 21 January 2016 Kent and Medway NHS Social Care Partnership Trust has been fined for safety failings after an 87 year old man suffered fatal injuries. Maidstone Crown Court heard how the man, who was suffering from dementia, was being cared for at the Frank Lloyd Unit, Sittingbourne, by the Kent and Medway NHS Social… read more

Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Act 2015 – Courts to recognise goo intentions of volunteers and small businesses

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government Volunteers, community groups and ‘good deed doers’, which could include (First Aiders, Security Staff, Positive Handling Teachers), have been given legal reassurance that courts will take account of the fact they have been acting to help society if something goes wrong and… read more

OJAST Ltd New First Aid Training Courses for 2016 – Including Free Defibrillator Training

First Aid Courses – OJAST Ltd For Your Diary Level 2 Emergency First Aid – (1 Day) £ 85.00* Level 3 First Aid at Work – (3 Day) £ 190.00* Level 3 Paediatric First Aid – (2 Day) £ 110.00* Level 3 First Aid Response – (4 Day) £ 210.00* First Aid for Parents and… read more

FREE Defibrillator (AED) Training – OJAST Ltd

FREE  Level 2 Defibrillator (training will be provided when you book on any one of the following First Aid Courses with OJAST Ltd, for the first three month of 2016 (January, February and March). HSE Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (QCF) (HABC – Level 2) HSE Level 3 Award in First Aid… read more

Defibrillator Training for First Aiders and Employees

AN energy drink addict suffered a huge heart attack in a pub after drinking two litres of the high caffeine-laced beverages. UK man Martin Bowling, 28, became so hooked on the drinks he was spending £75 a week to fuel his habit over seven years. But the insurance worker, from Essex, collapsed at a pub after… read more