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Take epilepsy action employers’ pack

24 Sep 2012

Take epilepsy action campaign resources have proved to be very popular since Epilepsy Action launched the national campaign last year. The campaign is now in its final stage. If you haven’t already requested a Take epilepsy action employers’ pack, now is the time.

GP resource paceIf you’re an employer – you can Take epilepsy action in your own company. There are several ways in which you can raise awareness of the condition and promote effective first aid for seizures.
If you’re an employee – you can talk to your manager about the campaign. You might ask for the Take epilepsy action video to be shown as part of the staff first-aid training.

The Take epilepsy action employers’ pack includes information on epilepsy, first aid, employment rights and risk assessments for staff with epilepsy. It also includes campaign resources, such as the ACTION first-aid cards and a copy of the first-aid video. Contact the campaigns team on 0113 210 8800 for your employers’ pack. SR

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