News stories from October 2009

Discussion over moving 70 stone man
St John Ambulance Suffolk has today confirmed that it is in discussion over providing vital assistance to move a 70-stone patient.
Jonathan Ross meets Resusci Anne
BBC One's Friday Night With Jonathan Ross had a non-celebrity guest on the show this week (16 October), in the form of Resusci Anne, who helped him get across the importance of knowing life saving skills.
Motocross crash help
First aiders sprang into action yesterday(Sunday 11 October 2009) following a crash at the Weston Beach Race in Weston-super-Mare, Avon.
First aid campaign with BBC
St John Ambulance has joined forces with BBC One’s Helicopter Heroes and local radio stations to encourage more people to learn first aid throughout October.
Health and safety gone sensible?
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is helping businesses save time and money by simplifying the first aid at work regulation guidance from 1 October – the first changes for over 25 years.
Brave volunteers needed
Fearless participants are needed to experience two unforgettable and unique nights to raise money for St John Ambulance to help them continue their life saving work.