Health & Safety Executive First Aid Website

This website provides information for employers, employees and first aiders on first aid at work and explains the minimum requirements for first aid in the work place.

HSE First Aid FAQs

This website provides information for employers, employees and first aiders on first aid at work and explains the minimum requirements for first aid in the work place.

Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981

This guidance is for employers. It sets out what you need to do to address first-aid provision in the workplace.

Emergency SMS

If you cannot make voice calls, you can now contact the 999/112 emergency services by SMS text from your mobile phone.

Lifesaver

An interactive computer game that is an excellent revision tool for first aiders produced by the UK Resuscitation Council.

RIDDOR 2013

More information on the Reporting of Injuries Diseases and Dangerous Occurrence Regulations 2013. Document INDG453 gives further explanations for the workplace and EDIS1 explains guidance for schools.

Asthma Guidance for Schools

This is a guidance document for the use of emergency salbutamol inhalers in schools by the Department of Health.

Anaphylaxis & Adrenaline Auto-Injectors for Schools

This is a guidance document for the use of adrenaline auto-injectors in schools by the Department of Health.

NHS Choices

A great website with advice and guidance for a wide variety of injuries and illnesses.

Okehampton Public Access Defibrillators

OkePADs is a new charity in Okehampton that will install and provide awareness training free of charge to the community.