Community First Responders

The challenge of delivering Basic Life Support (BLS) and defibrillation to patients suffering from a life threatening condition in the first few minutes has brought about many changes in the ‘out of hospital’ care environment. The evidence is clear; a patient who suffers a cardiac arrest stands a much better …

Health Care Equipment Centre Rebrand

The Health Care Equipment Centre is the largest provider of health care equipment to those being cared for in the community, hospitals and the public  in Guernsey. Visitors to the centre will find a large showroom on the ground floor displaying a wide range of products to assist those who …

Public Access AED

The first twenty-four hour fully public accessable AED has been sited in front of The Hockey Club at Footes Lane in St Peter Port, Guernsey and covers the area of The Garenne Stand, football pitch, athletics track and the adjacent rugby pitch and Rugby Club. Footes Lane is a major …

Joint Services Exercise

At the end of 2012 a joint emergency services exercise was held between The St John Ambulance & Rescue Service and the Guernsey Fire and Rescue Service in simulating several incidents on board a cargo vessel whilst moored alongside in St Peter Port Harbour.  In the first incident a simulated …