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Document ID (ISN)109692
CIS number 09-509
ISSN - Serial title 0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
Year 2009
Convention or series no. DMT TC 124
Author(s) Durand E., Cassan P., Goddet N.S., Meyran D., Bielec P., Vuillerminaz C., Descatha A.
Title Emergency organization within the enterprise - Changes wrought by the new emergency worker training programmes
Original title Organisation des secours dans l'entreprise - Modifications apportées par les nouveaux programmes de formation au secourisme [in French]
Bibliographic information 1st Quarter 2009, No.117, p.19-37. Illus. 63 ref.
Internet access [in French]
Abstract In France, heads of enterprises are responsible for emergency organization. The training programme for first aid and emergency personnel having been recently revised, this article presents the changes made, particularly concerning the use of external automatic defibrillators, and describes current requirements with respect to emergency organization and the first aid chain of survival.
Descriptors (primary) first-aid organization; France; training course
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; first aid; emergency services; cardiac defibrillation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) OSH training
First aid and emergency organization