3 Reasons Employees Should Receive First Aid & Fire Equipment Training

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Learn all there is about first aid and fire equipment training so you can be prepared in an emergency situation.

Obviously, being informed about the best first aid and fire equipment practices is essential for any business. But it becomes critical for all employees to understand the specifics of first aid and fire equipment training. As with any situation, in the workplace, a variety of emergencies can surface therefore knowing the proper first aid techniques and proper handling of fire equipment is a crucial component in any commercial business safety plan.

Raise Your Profitability

A workplace that is safe is one that is likely to lead to increasing profits. When employees get injured at work their employers have to pay upwards of millions of dollars in damages. However, a business that maintains safety among their employees will likely see an increase in profit.

Saving Employees Time And Money

When accidents are handled swiftly and efficiently, businesses are able to easily save money. In fact, most emergency room visits can be easily avoided with simple CPR or first aid training. The use of fire extinguishers is important to protect people and your facility.  Having employees trained to use them will ensure a fire is extinguished quickly and effectively.Saving Lives

The number one reason that employees should receive first aid and fire equipment training is that lives can be saved. In any emergency situation the likelihood of an injury worsening without proper attention skyrockets. However, on the job injuries can be avoided or at least not given the opportunity to worsen when employees know how to handle injuries. By having employees who know the basics of how to use a first aid kit can be urgently important during an emergency. Employees feel at ease simply by knowing that there is a commercial first aid kit available to them. This simple safety precaution shows your employees that you value their safety and overall well-being. Implementing first aid and fire equipment training allows your employees to see your desire to mitigate any serious injuries from happening.

Fireline offers comprehensive fire extinguisher training, both in the classroom and at live fire demonstrations. We use actual fire extinguisher equipment to extinguish the fire, allowing the participants a realistic “hands-on” experience. This experience is invaluable in the event of a true emergency. There is no simulator that can adequately replicate live fire training.

Get The Best of the Best from Fireline!

At Fireline, we offer an array of portable fire extinguishers, fire alarms, and sprinkler systems to keep commercial kitchens safe. Fireline offers the highest quality alarm systems to keep your business safe from fires and carbon monoxide poisoning. We also offer fire suppression systems as well to help keep commercial fires controlled should they break out. Our trained technicians will work with you to determine which air sampling smoke detection system is best for your business. We will also help install and maintain the system for your commercial building.

To get started with Fireline today, or for more information on sprinkler systems call us at 1-800-553-3405, or visit our contact page.

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