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Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid

Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillation (AED) Training Guide
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
This book teaches you how to recognize and treat emergencies such as cardiac arrest, stroke and choking. The book includes instruction in dealing with adult, child and infant obstructed airways, adult, child and infant CPR theory, rescue breathing skills and the use of an Automated External Defibrillator.
Moving Beyond Duck, Cover and Hold On: Emergency Preparedness Guidebook for School Volunteers, Parents and PTAs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
(5.00 from 1 review)
The natural and man-made disasters that threaten schools today require a high level of preparedness. Moving Beyond Duck Cover and Hold On jump-starts the organization of parent-led projects that support school emergency preparedness activities. This guidebook highlights ways administrators and parent volunteers can work together to boost school resilience and confidence in the response capability.
Preparing Your Families Emergency Kit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
This handbook will guide you through assembling an emergency kit. It is broken into a weekly format to be completed over a six week period. You’ll learn the items needed to keep your family safe and comfortable in case of an emergency.
The Survival Doctor's Guide to Burns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Hubbard becomes your digital medical assistant in this interactive guide to what to do when you're burned and there's no doctor to be found.
The Survival Doctor's Guide to Wounds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Hubbard becomes your digital medical assistant in this interactive guide to what to do when you're wounded and there's no doctor to be found.
Ready, Set, Go! Your Personal Wildland Fire Action Guide for Central Texas
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Many residents have built homes and landscaped without fully understanding the risks. These tips and information can help residents plan, understand and prepare for a more fire-safe environment.
Texans, Get Ready! Be Prepared to Survive and Recover from a Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Use this disaster preparedness guide to protect yourself and your household during and immediately after a catastrophe by making a disaster plan and a disaster kit. Plan to take care of yourself without outside help for at least 3 days. Special considerations include keeping food safe to eat, sheltering-in-place, and discussing a disaster with children.
Home Safety Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
we all like to think of our homes as a place of safety for our families and loved ones, but are they really safe?. many books exist that tell you to put up baby gates etc, but this book concentrates on the things that are never thought of in other safety manual. things that you really need to be aware of! from baby to grandparent it is designed for all members of the family. make them safe today!
Call-Red-Major
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
a biography of a emergency trained ambulance man. explaining the reasons for joining the services, the training, and the stress incurred and their lasting effects. not a diary or a copy of a blog, but the real thoughts and feelings experienced when dealing with various scenarios within the national health service, private and voluntary sectors.
How To Avoid Deadly Everyday Dangers: The Women's Safety GuideTips To Avoid Death And Disfigurement
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Depressing as it is to think about bad things (such as death or disfigurement) happening to you, the truth is that if you take certain steps you can maybe avoid those things. Which is what How To Avoid Deadly Everyday Dangers: The Women’s Safety Guide wants to help you with. We put into focus many of the scary things that are out there and suggest ways you can avoid them, in a $3.99 e-book.
Handling Food and Drinks When Losing Power
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
This brief guide explains what is ok to eat or refreeze and what should be thrown out after loss of power to the home. Do not rely on taste or smell to decide if something is safe to eat!
Disinfecting Water After a Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
After a disaster such as a hurricane or flood, your water supplies may have become contaminated or been temporarily cut off. This guide briefly explains how to disinfect water using household chemicals, how to find water in and around your home, and how to store water safely. Listen to and follow public announcements from your local authorities.
Emergency Food and Water Supplies
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Safe food and water supplies are a major concern following a natural disaster such as a tornado, flood, hurricane or blizzard. Families who live in disaster-prone areas may benefit from being prepared in the event of disaster. Knowing how to safely handle food and water in the immediate few days after the disaster can reduce stress, worry and inconvenience.
Preparing Your Evacuation "Grab and Go" Box
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Recent natural disasters have emphasized the importance of emergency preparedness. Everyone should have individual and family evacuation plans in place. It is critical that each family have a planned evacuation arrangement and an evacuation "to-go" box ready for emergencies.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Rescue and Survival Systems Manual - Surviving Without a Raft, Skills, Swimmer Equipment, PFDs, Vests, Clothing, Beacons, Buoys
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating & sailing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Part of our value-added professional format series of U.S. military manuals, this U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) rescue and survival systems manual covers survival skills and equipment for water survival.
Doc's Guide Des Premiers Secours
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: French. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
En situation d’urgence médicale, le facteur temps est crucial. « Doc's Guide des Premiers Secours » VERSION REACTUALISEE 2017 est un manuel illustré conçu pour être utilisé en temps réel. « Doc’s Guide des Premiers Secours » constitue le parfait complément à toute trousse d’urgence. C’est comme avoir le « Doc » à vos côtés quand vous en avez le plus besoin.
Después de un Desastre
Price: Free! Words: 13,870. Language: Spanish. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Guía de recuperación de desastres que ofrece información sencilla sobre cómo los individuos, las familias y las empresas pueden recuperarse de un desastre como un incendio, un huracán, el mal tiempo y mucho más. Creado por el Servicio de Extensión Cooperativa de Texas, Texas A & M del sistema.
Prevent Burns..Prevention is better than cure
Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
World over, PREVENTION is the only way forward for burns as treatment is prohibitively expensive and outcomes both in terms of morbidity and mortality are still so unpredictable.
Protect Your Family From Crime! (..and other life-saving tips)
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Written by a 33+ year law enforcement and SWAT veteran who worked in the toughest crime areas, this book addresses how to protect you and your family from crime; how to become "hard targets" and minimize your chances of becoming a crime victim. Additionally, there are chapters dedicated to protecting your children from the every-day hazards they may face. This book could truly be a life-saver.
After a Disaster - Information to Help You and Your Family Recover
Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid
Disaster recovery guide that provides simple information on how individuals, families and businesses can recover from a disaster such as a wildfire, hurricane, severe weather and more. Created by The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, The Texas A&M System.