Heart Attack or Cardiac Arrest?

You’ll often hear the terms “heart attack” and “cardiac arrest” used interchangeably. While they’re undeniably related, they’re not the same thing. A heart attack is a circulation issue, while cardiac arrest is an electrical problem. Let’s take a look at the differences: Heart attack A heart attack results from a physical blockage of an artery […]

Considerations for a Workplace AED Program

AED Management

According to the American Heart Association, there are some 400,000 sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) events in the United States each year. Of those, roughly 120,000 occur in the workplace. This is why so many companies are launching automatic external defibrillator (AED) programs: again according to the AHA, an employee’s likelihood of surviving such an event […]

Grilling Safely

It’s summertime, and that means we fire up the barbecue grill … gas if we’re in a hurry, charcoal for those with a little more time. Unsurprisingly, summer is also the peak time for accidents and injuries from grills. According to the National Fire Protection Association, more grill fires happen in July than any other […]

Who Should Take Safety Training Classes

First Aid Training Class

There is no way to plan for an accident, but there are ways to prepare for them. Being an individual who is thoroughly trained in first aid, CPR, and AED usage is one of them. While safety training is important for everyone, there are some professions and groups of people where this training is imperative.  […]

How To Safely Splash Into Summer

Summer’s eagerly awaited return is almost here. Warm weather and longer days present the perfect opportunity to enjoy favorite pastimes. However, there are a few activities that present a higher risk of injury. Our safety experts dive into how you and your loved ones can stay safe while having fun this summer, offering tips on:  […]

Are You Prepared For An Emergency?

Emergency preparedness can often be daunting, and many would prefer to think it’s something that isn’t necessary. However, taking the time to make sure your family and workplace are prepared to react in a crisis can sometimes mean the difference between life and death. Here, the safety and emergency preparedness experts at Heart To Beat […]

Spring Cleaning: Make Safety a Standard in Your Home

Spring is a symbol of rebirth, and many will use this spring to clear their homes and garages of any unnecessary clutter. Whether you’re undertaking a major purge or just planning on tidying up, spring cleaning is the perfect opportunity to reevaluate the current safety measures in your home and how you can improve on […]

Heart To Beat Acquires Bay Area CPR Continuing its Nationwide Expansion

First Aid and CPR instructor

The rapidly growing company, which offers safety training programs and equipment, is eyeing additional acquisitions as a strategy for continued growth. OWINGS MILLS, MD – April 4, 2022 – Heart To Beat LLC, a rapidly growing company that offers comprehensive safety training programs and equipment to protect employees from workplace emergencies, announced today that it […]