Research indicates once the heart stops beating unexpectedly or when blood flow stops, a person will lose consciousness within 15 seconds. In that time, a critical incident can quickly turn into a deadly one. This is because time is of the essence when treating a cardiac arrest victim.
The American Red Cross has courses that are beneficial to both businesses and individuals. North Miami employees took part in training provided by a certified Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) instructor to better assist in times of need. Information is available on providing training for employees at your business or family members at home. Access to products, training, and certification is available on the American Red Cross website.
Take the first step in becoming empowered to save a life by learning how to properly administer chest compressions.