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The Importance of Fall Protection

Did you know that about 15 workers die every day? That’s more than 100 deaths a week! Of these deaths, 20% of fatalities in private industries alone were in construction. This means that one in five worker fatalities is directly related to construction. Most of these incidents are likely to be due to falls. As such, […]

The Top 9 Safety Risks in Construction

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Construction is a dangerous industry, and it’s important to take every precaution to ensure the safety of your workers. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction is one of the most dangerous industries in America, with a fatality rate that is more than four times higher than the national average. Keep reading to learn […]

Why Do AED Pads Expire?

Why do AED pads expire

As a leading experienced provider of AED sales, support and services for your workplace AED programs, one very important task Marelly can do for you is remind you about your defibrillator pad expiration dates. Why do AED pads expire and why is it so important to replace your pads when they’re out of date? Here […]

Understanding ANSI & OSHA First Aid Kit Requirements

In the United States, the requirements for your workplace first aid kits are handed down by a pair of agencies called ANSI and OSHA. The purpose of the ANSI and OSHA standards is to assure that aid is available in the critical first minutes after an injury occurs in your workplace. Responding in a timely […]

How to Celebrate Heart Month

Happy Heart Awareness Month! February is Heart Month, which makes it the perfect time to learn about heart disease and preventative steps to take to help your heart. American Heart Month started in 1963 in order to inspire Americans to get educated on our hearts and heart disease. The Importance of Heart Health According to […]

AED Trade-Ins – Get Rebates from ZOLL

AEDs are similar to a smartphone, car, or any other technology product — there comes a time when you have to upgrade to a newer model. AEDs are continuing to improve in ways that have the potential to positively impact the outcomes of life or death situations. While they have quite a long “shelf life” […]

9 Important Questions to Ask When Buying an AED

Think all AEDs are the same? Think again. AED similarities stop at the acronym that is used to describe them. When shopping for an AED, it is important to understand the differences and how they relate to your needs. The following are questions and factors you should consider when purchasing your AED. What is the […]

The Incredible Value of Group CPR Training

The Incredible Value of Group CPR Training Knowing how to do proper CPR is extremely important. According to a recent study in Mesa, Arizona, “a victim of cardiac arrest is more than twice as likely to survive when rescued with a defibrillator equipped with real CPR help used by medics who have received scenario based […]

AEDs for Gyms & Fitness Centers

Are you missing the most important piece of equipment in your gym? Ensuring the safety and health of your members is a huge responsibility for gyms and fitness centers. Due to the stress put on the heart during physical activity, sudden cardiac arrests happen more often at workout facilities and sports centers. It’s not just […]

Are You Overpaying for First Aid Supply Services?

Is your First Aid kit quietly “bleeding“ your safety budget? Let’s be real here… Managing First Aid cabinets and supplies is not exactly fun for most people. In fact, many of our clients, prior to using our First Aid products and services have told us it is a downright nuisance. We understand how most people […]