What Happens When You Call 911

What Happens When You Call 911

What Happens When You Call 911 Like most people, many citizens think that when they call 911 they will be there within minutes. In some scenarios they will, but more often that’s not the case as depicted in this graph. The average ambulance response time can be...
Learn to Perform CPR on Dogs

Learn to Perform CPR on Dogs

Learn to Perform CPR on Dogs When you hear the phrase CPR training we all picture one human trying to save the life of another human, but did you know you can perform CPR on dogs as well? I came across this video featuring Dr. Erica W. Tinson where she clearly...
Does CPR Break Ribs?

Does CPR Break Ribs?

Does CPR Break Ribs? Believe it or not, almost 100% of the time (if you’re doing it correctly) performed on an adult. I know that may seem a shock to quite of people reading this, but let me explain. When performing CPR chest compressions on an adult victim, you’re...
Safety Precautions before you preform CPR

Safety Precautions before you preform CPR

Safety Precautions before you preform CPR This is a subject quite honestly most people don’t pay attention to. Often people come across an accident scene and the very first thing they think about is going out and saving that person’s life without thinking of their...
What is the most critical component of CPR?

What is the most critical component of CPR?

What is the most critical component of CPR? Quite often the act of performing CPR on an unconscious victim is the easier part believe it or not. The toughest part of all this is keeping yourself together mentally so you can get through this process. I’ve personally...