Category Archives: Health & Safety

Emergency First Aid

  As mum’s carer I decided to do some extra first aid courses. There was a free course on in our local hotel sponsored by Barry Collins, Carrigaline and Janssen Ireland. It was brilliantly organised and lots of people turned out. … Continue reading

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Stay In & Stay Safe People Of Ireland During The Storm

Guys a major storm is brewing.Please have your torches, radios, candles, matches and batteries ready. Also have your phone and ESB account numbers and emergency contact no.s. Charge your mobile phones. Cork City Council has activated its severe weather plan … Continue reading

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Preparing and Storing Food

Title: Preparing and Storing Food Author: Food Safety, USA Full Text & Source:http://www.foodsafety.gov/keep/preparing/ The Internet, Online, 26/7/2015 Sample Text: Preparing and Storing Food Whether you’re a newcomer to the kitchen or an experienced home cook, it’s important to follow these … Continue reading

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Hand Washing and Food Safety

Title: Hand Washing and Food Safety Author: Ireland, FSAI Full Text & Source: https://www.fsai.ie/faqs/hand_washing.html The Internet, Online, 26/7/2015 Sample Text: Why is hand washing important? Hand washing is vital in preventing contamination of food by food handlers. Harmful bacteria such … Continue reading

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Cochrane Library- Free Health Articles

Title: Cochrane Library Author: Cochrane, UK (Wiley & Sons) Full Text & Source: http://www.cochranelibrary.com/ The Internet, Online, 25/7/2015 Trusted evidence. Informed decisions. Better health. Cochrane is for anyone who is interested in using high-quality information to make health decisions. Whether … Continue reading

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SafetyLit – Injury Prevention Literature

Title: SafetyLit Author: The SafetyLit Foundation, USA Full Text & Source: http://www.safetylit.org/ The Internet, Online, 29/6/2015 Sample Text What’s in SafetyLit? SafetyLit provides abstracts of reports from researchers who work in the more than 30 distinct professional disciplines relevant to … Continue reading

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Exercise Safely

Title: Exercise Safely Author: Better Health Channel Full Text & Source: http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Exercise_safety The Internet, Online, 30/5/2015 Sample Text: Summary Exercise safety is important to avoid injury and maintain good health. Learn how to avoid injuries by using the right equipment, … Continue reading

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