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In the Press

Emma Hammett RGN, the founder of First Aid for Life, is proud to feature regularly in the local and national press and write for professional periodicals. 

Below you can view a selection of Emma’s press appearances ranging from articles in the Daily Mail, The Hippocratic Post and journals such as the British Dental Journal and British Journal of School Nursing to radio interviews on the BBC, with TalkRadio, Sky News and much more.

About Emma

Emma is a qualified nurse and award-winning first aid trainer with over 30 years’ healthcare and teaching experience. Emma founded First Aid for Life prompted by the need for top quality first aid training, taught by knowledgeable and hugely experienced medical, health and emergency services professionals.

Emma has published multiple books and human and pet first aid and is an acknowledged First Aid expert and authority on accident prevention, health and first aid. Emma writes for numerous online and offline publications and features regularly on TV and Radio.

Business & IP Centre – First Aid and the Law

Business & IP Centre – First Aid and the Law

TalkRadio: Mike Graham – Can Alexa Save my Life?

TalkRadio: Mike Graham – Can Alexa Save my Life?

Escape The Rat Race – Interview

Escape The Rat Race – Interview

Primary School Management Magazine – Is your School Ready to Teach First Aid?

Primary School Management Magazine – Is your School Ready to Teach First Aid?

Interschool Advertisers – Why should schools teach first aid?

Interschool Advertisers – Why should schools teach first aid?

London Mums – Importance of Teaching First Aid in Schools

London Mums – Importance of Teaching First Aid in Schools

Really Helpful Club – Exam stress and managing your child’s panic levels

Really Helpful Club – Exam stress and managing your child’s panic levels

The Hippocratic Post – Hearing Loss

The Hippocratic Post – Hearing Loss

Weaning Week – Difference between Gagging and Choking

Weaning Week – Difference between Gagging and Choking

Santander UK Women Business Leaders Event – Panellist

Santander UK Women Business Leaders Event – Panellist

TalkRadio – 1 in 3 people can’t use first aid

TalkRadio – 1 in 3 people can’t use first aid

PACEY – Febrile Convulsions

PACEY – Febrile Convulsions

Families SE London – first aid legislation

Families SE London – first aid legislation

Talkhealth – How Grapefruit Could Have A Disastrous Effect on Your Medication

Talkhealth – How Grapefruit Could Have A Disastrous Effect on Your Medication

British Dental Journal: Open the airway

British Dental Journal: Open the airway

SheerLuxe: Everything you need to know about panic attacks

SheerLuxe: Everything you need to know about panic attacks

CLO PR – Interview

CLO PR – Interview

Daily Mail: mini eggs choking hazard

Daily Mail: mini eggs choking hazard

Interview with Monica Costa, editor of London Mums Magazine

Interview with Monica Costa, editor of London Mums Magazine

London Mums Magazine: The importance of First Aid Training

London Mums Magazine: The importance of First Aid Training

British Geriatrics Society: Frailty in older people and the stay safe initiative

British Geriatrics Society: Frailty in older people and the stay safe initiative

London Mums Magazine: First Aid Training to become Mandatory

London Mums Magazine: First Aid Training to become Mandatory

SheerLuxe: What To Do In The Case Of Having A Stroke?

SheerLuxe: What To Do In The Case Of Having A Stroke?

MailOnline: Queen Sparks Concern.

MailOnline: Queen Sparks Concern.

Mailonline: How To Stay Safe This Shrove Tuesday

Mailonline: How To Stay Safe This Shrove Tuesday

British Dental Journal: How to save a life with CPR and an AED

British Dental Journal: How to save a life with CPR and an AED

Mail Online From Raynaud’s to dry skin and chapped lips

Mail Online From Raynaud’s to dry skin and chapped lips

Emma on talkRadio with Penny Smith discussing improving firework safety.

Emma on talkRadio with Penny Smith discussing improving firework safety.

BritMums – Avoid accidents and how to stay safe at Christmas

BritMums – Avoid accidents and how to stay safe at Christmas

The dangers of Christmas for pets – The Hippocratic Post

The dangers of Christmas for pets – The Hippocratic Post

Indoor pollution – MailOnline and Mail On Sunday

Indoor pollution – MailOnline and Mail On Sunday

You CAN donate blood if you have a tattoo, are on medication, menstruating or a vegetarian.

You CAN donate blood if you have a tattoo, are on medication, menstruating or a vegetarian.

First Aid for Life Award for Best for Workplace First Aid Training – UK

First Aid for Life Award for Best for Workplace First Aid Training – UK

Knife campaigners call for lifesaving ‘bleed’ kits

Knife campaigners call for lifesaving ‘bleed’ kits

Age UK Blog – Staying safe at home

Age UK Blog – Staying safe at home

Time and Leisure – Staying Safe for Older People

Time and Leisure – Staying Safe for Older People

talkRADIO Drivetime – Talking firework safety with Eamonn Holmes and Liz Kershaw.

talkRADIO Drivetime – Talking firework safety with Eamonn Holmes and Liz Kershaw.

Global Health & Pharma – Best Dog First Aid Training Company UK

Global Health & Pharma – Best Dog First Aid Training Company UK

Britmums – Top accidents with fireworks and first aid advice should things go wrong.

Britmums – Top accidents with fireworks and first aid advice should things go wrong.

British Dental Journal – The Recovery Position

British Dental Journal – The Recovery Position

Emma on talkRADIO with Eamonn Holmes OBE and Saira Khan.

Emma on talkRADIO with Eamonn Holmes OBE and Saira Khan.

NappyValleyNet – Ensuring fireworks are memorable for all the right reasons!

NappyValleyNet – Ensuring fireworks are memorable for all the right reasons!

Thrive Global: Halloween – The Ultimate Guide

Thrive Global: Halloween – The Ultimate Guide

Goldman Sachs – Launch of Stay Safe Week

Goldman Sachs – Launch of Stay Safe Week

The Health Writer featuring Slips, Trips and Fractured Hips

The Health Writer featuring Slips, Trips and Fractured Hips

Health Medicine Network – Grapefruit can seriously affect your medicine.

Health Medicine Network – Grapefruit can seriously affect your medicine.

BritMums – the Sandwich Generation

BritMums – the Sandwich Generation

British Geriatrics Society – Stay Safe

British Geriatrics Society – Stay Safe

Measles is back. The Hippocratic Post

Measles is back. The Hippocratic Post

Nurse warns Maltesers Buttons advert game could be ‘deadly’.

Nurse warns Maltesers Buttons advert game could be ‘deadly’.

Ladbible – First Aid Expert Calls Out ‘Deadly’ Maltesers Game in Advert

Ladbible – First Aid Expert Calls Out ‘Deadly’ Maltesers Game in Advert

The Mirror – Maltesers Buttons advert game looks delicious – but nurse warns it could be ‘deadly’.

The Mirror – Maltesers Buttons advert game looks delicious – but nurse warns it could be ‘deadly’.

Mail Online – First aid expert slams ‘deadly’ game in advert for Maltesers

Mail Online – First aid expert slams ‘deadly’ game in advert for Maltesers

The Hippocratic Post – Alabama Rot

The Hippocratic Post – Alabama Rot

Swim Safe Time and Leisure

Swim Safe Time and Leisure

The Hippocratic Post – football injuries, how to stay safe on the pitch

The Hippocratic Post – football injuries, how to stay safe on the pitch

London Mums Magazine – Stay Safe in the Sun

London Mums Magazine – Stay Safe in the Sun

The Mail Online – The six most common childhood accidents

The Mail Online – The six most common childhood accidents

The Hippocratic Post – How safe is your home?

The Hippocratic Post – How safe is your home?

Love Sport Radio – First Aid Training in Schools

Love Sport Radio – First Aid Training in Schools

The Hippocratic Post – Wedding First Aid

The Hippocratic Post – Wedding First Aid

The Drive Time Show

The Drive Time Show

Hippocratic Post – Insomnia is not a medical emergency

Hippocratic Post – Insomnia is not a medical emergency

Government business – First aid at work – Your legal requirements

Government business – First aid at work – Your legal requirements

Evening Standard – First aid worker reveals how to help victims of knife and gun crime as London death toll soars

Evening Standard – First aid worker reveals how to help victims of knife and gun crime as London death toll soars

The Mail Online – How to help stabbing and shooting victims

The Mail Online – How to help stabbing and shooting victims

The Mail Online – The trivial reasons people turn up at casualty

The Mail Online – The trivial reasons people turn up at casualty

Primary School Management – How should schools respond to allergies

Primary School Management – How should schools respond to allergies

London Mums Q&A with Emma

London Mums Q&A with Emma

The Mail Online – the hazards of choking on mini Easter eggs

The Mail Online – the hazards of choking on mini Easter eggs

NCT – Safety advice for new parents

NCT – Safety advice for new parents

British Dental Journal – Medical emergencies: asthma

British Dental Journal – Medical emergencies: asthma

Daily Mail – 8 top tips to avoid common Christmas injuries

Daily Mail – 8 top tips to avoid common Christmas injuries

GoPlayGo Podcast #3 – Children’s Activity Provider

GoPlayGo Podcast #3 – Children’s Activity Provider

The Huffington Post – Top Tips For Safe Driving And How To Help In A Car Accident

The Huffington Post – Top Tips For Safe Driving And How To Help In A Car Accident

The Huffington Post – Keeping Safe This Bonfire Night

The Huffington Post – Keeping Safe This Bonfire Night

NCT Special Delivery – ‘Tis The Season to be Careful

NCT Special Delivery – ‘Tis The Season to be Careful

Daily Mail: ‘Why You Shouldn’t Try to be a Hero’

Daily Mail: ‘Why You Shouldn’t Try to be a Hero’

Huffington Post: The Six Signs Of Sepsis – The Silent killer

Huffington Post: The Six Signs Of Sepsis – The Silent killer

Living the Life- How to help a choking child

Living the Life- How to help a choking child

Proud to be first aid experts for:

The Daily Mail
NCT
Early Years Childcare
Nappy Valley Net
Jo Jo Maman Bebe
BBC
Channel 5 News
Mail online
London Mums
British Library
British Journal of School Nursing
Mothercare
British Library
Baby London
The Huffington Post
SKY NEWS
Brit Mums
Government Business

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