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FIRE EMERGENCIES: OLDER ADULTS ARE AT INCREASED RISK

By Justin Haagen on Mar 31, 2021

A fire department in the U.S. responds to a fire event every 24 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Although anyone can experience a fire, older adults are especially vulnerable.

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Safety Matters when Spring Cleaning

By Justin Haagen on Mar 16, 2021 in Simple Life-Saving Skills

Spring cleaning is usually associated with clearing out closets, cleaning up the yard and giving your home a nice deep clean. But there are many important safety measures that people often overlook throughout the year.

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5 simple steps to improve your heart health

5 simple steps to improve your heart health
By Justin Haagen on Mar 08, 2021

There are many factors that play a role in your risk for heart disease. For example, health conditions like hypertension and diabetes are major risk factors. But so are your lifestyle, your age and your family history.

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Epinephrine Auto Injector Use

By Justin Haagen on Mar 02, 2021

A recent study reported that only 16% of epinephrine auto-injector users are using them correctly. Proper safety training is essential.

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HOW TO USE AN AED

By Justin Haagen on Feb 23, 2021

Automated external defibrillators, otherwise known as AEDs can help save lives during sudden cardiac arrest with the proper CPR and AED training.

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COVID 19 UPDATE

By Justin Haagen on Oct 12, 2020

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

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Covid-19 Safety and Preventative Measures

By Justin Haagen on Apr 25, 2020

Safety Matters Certified Training, LLC is providing the following information, available from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), to help address questions about the potential effects of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on emergency medical care training using the ASHI and American Heart Association training programs. At this point, we have modified training in accordance to the AHA updated guidelines.

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STATEMENT ON CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) AND EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE TRAINING

By Justin Haagen on Mar 16, 2020

Safety Matter’s STATEMENT ON CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) AND EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE TRAINING

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STATS FOR HEART MONTH 2020

By Justin Haagen on Feb 04, 2020

February isn’t just about hearts for Valentine’s Day. It’s also an awareness month that brings heart health front and center to the national conversation about healthy living and mortality. As usual, cardiovascular disease, heart disease, stroke, and sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) play major roles in understanding the state of health in the U.S.

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Many Who Have Died of Cardiac Arrest May Have Had Undetected Heart Attacks, Study Says

By Justin Haagen on Aug 01, 2019

Many Who Have Died of Cardiac Arrest May Have Had Undetected Heart Attacks, Study Says

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