A few examples of the equipment carried by Porthcawl Community First Responders
terrafix

TERRAFIX - 'Smart' device used to allocate CFR's to 999 calls by Ambulance Control

ipad defibrillator

I-PAD DEFIBRILLATOR - for use on casualties in cardiac arrest

Oxygen cylinder

OXYGEN CYLINDER

100% no bag face mask

28% OXYGEN FACE MARK - Used in cases of Emphysema and Bronchitis

100% with bag face mask

100% OXYGEN FACE MARK - for shock, stroke, Asthma etc.

OPA

Airway for unresponsive patient with an absent gag reflex

igel

Airway Management during Cardiac Arrest

Adult-BVM

Airway Management during Cardiac Arrest or breaths less than 12 per minute

colormetric

Used during Cardic Arrest to ensure oxygen being delivered

suction unit

Used to clear mouth and airway in unconcious patient

glasses

Item of personel protective equipment

gloves

Item of personel protective equipment

ppe mask

Item of personel protective equipment

sharps container

Use to safely store sharp items prior to their disposal

clinell wipes_32433

Item of personel protective equipment

tourniquet

To control bleeding during amputation etc

foil-blanket-adult-00

A number of different blankets are carried

first aid dressing

For basic First Aid

trauma-dressing

Use in significant bleeding or major trauma

clingfilm

Used to cover burns

camel lifting

Lifting device used following falls etc