Medical Equipment

Medical Protection Equipment

Medical Equipment and Medical Protection is designed for the protection of employees and the general public when emergency measures are needed. There are all kinds of equipment available for use depending on the seriousness of patient's condition, from first aid bandages for a cut to defribrillators for heart problems. In the context of workplace safety, equipment is designed for ease of use so that anyone can be trained up to assist in an emergency. Malaria Test Kit

Medical Blood Pressure Monitors can be either fully automatic digital machines or Sphygmomanometers, which are machines that require manual inflation of a cuff that wraps around the upper arm and the readings are taken. Blood pressure monitoring equipment can be an essential tool as a health and safety precaution within the workplace.

The use of highly flammable and chemical material causes burns to many workers in the health and safety industries and without the correct burns treatment the effects could be horrendous. The appropriate first aid must be applied to any burn victam as soon as poosible as this will limit the amount of damage to the skin.

A defibrillator is a device used to deliver a therapeutic dose of electrical energy to anybody that needs treatment in a life treatening situation. Defibrillation is a common treatment for cardiac arrhytmias, ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia and is used within the Medical Industry.

Organisations are legally required to have available adequate first aid supplies for their employees so that medical care can be provided immediately following an accident. Supplies consist of various dressings, bandages, gloves, scissors, tape among others depending on the size of the kit.