A concern that some people have about administrating first aid is that they may be sued if they do something wrong. In general there should be little concern about helping out, as long as the training is followed then there is little chance of anyone successfully prosecuting against a “good samaritan” first aider.
To provide people with the confidence to provide first aid to members of the public St John Ambulance now provide free associate membership insurance to people that pass their First Aid at Work, Emergency aid for appointed persons and AED courses.
The insurance covers first aiders when outside of the workplace where employers insurance does not apply.
So when you workplace first aid qualification now comes up for renewal choose St John Ambulance to to get the Associate membership insurance.
See St John Ambulance free associate membership insurance for more details.