2018 Sponsors and Supporters | St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes


2018 Sponsors

St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards is proud to be sponsored by the following organisations. By supporting the awards and the deserving individuals and organisations nominated, they help us to raise awareness of the importance of first aid, reducing the number of needless deaths each year.

Headline sponsor - Laerdal Medical UK

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Laerdal Medical is a global corporation with a mission of helping save lives through the advancement of resuscitation and emergency care. Since its creation of the pioneering and now world-famous Resusci Anne in 1960, many more innovative solutions have followed to improve and support education for Healthcare Professionals around the world, as well as facilitate the spread of CPR knowledge and skills to the would-be Samaritan in the wider lay community. Its 2020 vision is to help save 500,000 more lives every year.

'Laerdal Medical are delighted to support St John Ambulance in recognising and celebrating those that have helped save lives at the 2018 Everyday Heroes awards.  Every nominee’s story highlights the need for everyone to learn basic first aid skills.

- Gareth Patrickson, Managing Director, Laerdal Medical UK and Ireland

Category Sponsor for the Workplace Hero of the Year Award - ZOLL Medical UK

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ZOLL offers products to support resuscitation efforts in NHS and private hospitals and ambulance services, commercial organisations, GP and dental practices, community care facilities, schools, colleges and universities, police and fire services, and sporting fitness and leisure clubs.

From our offices in Cheshire, we are able to offer the very best service available in the industry and pride ourselves on the support we offer our customers, be it the supply of replacement electrodes, supporting clinical data, or the repair or maintenance of a device.

Whether you are planning to buy an AED or looking at the potential business opportunity by becoming a ZOLL business partner, with over 30 years in the resuscitation industry, ZOLL has the experience and products to assist you throughout your AED implementation process. For further information, please visit: www.zollaed.co.uk

Category Sponsor for the Guy Evans Young Hero of the Year Award - Martek Lifecare

Martek Lifecare logoMartek Lifecare are the exclusive UK distributor of the Defibtech Lifeline Defibrillators, for treatment of the world’s biggest killer, Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). Did you know that 140,000 people die of Sudden Cardiac Arrest every year, including children? Our Lifeline defibrillators are proven to be the easiest-to-use AED by the untrained user due to its unique full colour video screen, including CPR coach. They are tested to military standards and covered by an 8-year warranty with long lasting battery options. Chances of survival rise up to 70% if defibrillation is achieved within the first 3 minutes.

Category Sponsor for the Community Heroes Award - Stryker

Stryker logoStryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies, and together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We help caregivers perform their jobs more efficiently and enhance patient care. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine, that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.

2018 Supporters


Evacusafe logoInnovative emergency evacuation equipment manufacturer for the mobility-impaired. Provider of a comprehensive range of onsite RoSPA approved training courses and servicing solutions, delivered with excellence.


With special thanks to...

Room to Reward

Room to Reward logoRoom to Reward is a unique charity created to give something back to those who do so much, for so many. All over the UK, there are hundreds of thousands of people making a difference where it’s needed most, people whose words, deeds and actions make the world a better place. Room to Reward enables registered charities to give something back to these inspirational individuals with a well-earned break at no cost to themselves.

Room to Reward partners with hotels across the UK and even Europe, helping to say ‘thank you’ to society’s Hidden Heroes and celebrating the difference they make.

If you're interested in aligning your brand with first aid excellence, please visit our sponsorship page.

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Winners quote

'First aid is a really important skill; it's something that we all need. If everyone had that little bit of knowledge, they would have the confidence to save someone's life.'

Nathan Cane, Special Commendation 2017


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