#RoadSafetyWeek: Importance of emergency care post an accident

Dr Shweta Manohar, Head of Emergency and Trauma, Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi, explains why it is crucial to undergo a medical check-up post-accident

#RoadSafetyWeek: Importance of emergency care post an accidentEvery year January 11 to 17, ‘Road Safety Week’ is observed, and it focuses on interventions made year-on-year to bring down road traffic accidents. The theme for this year is ‘Sadak Suraksha , Jeevan Raksha’. Generally, the first observation following a road traffic accident (RTA), especially, a -impact one, is that the motorists and pedestrians, […]

Number of accidents can be prevented following simple do’s and don’ts: Choubey

Ashwini Kumar Choubey, the State Minister for Health and Family Welfare, released a Handbook on Prevention of Accidents and Awareness of First Aid on Thursday. Choubey emphasised the need for giving medical trauma care to the injured during the first hour of the accident.

Number of accidents can be prevented following simple do’s and don’ts: ChoubeyAshwini Kumar Choubey, the Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, released a Handbook on Prevention of Accidents and Awareness of First Aid on the occasion of ‘Road Safety Week’ at a function, in Delhi on Thursday. Speaking at the function, Choubey emphasised on the need for giving medical trauma care to the injured […]