In continuation of our support for the British Heart Foundation, we were visited at Blacks HQ by the one and only Hearty, and Andy who delivered the all-important training. 27 colleagues from all areas of the office were welcomed to learn all about life-saving CPR.
With over 30,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests annually in the UK, there is a clear demand for CPR training. The chance of survival drops by 10% for every minute without CPR and defibrillation, and in some cases, performing CPR can more than double the patient’s chances. The British Heart Foundation have trained over 5 million people across the UK since 2014, through their Nation of Lifesavers scheme.
Understandably, we were all keen to take part to learn how we can help.
Here's what we got up to: