Amman- 4 February 2019 

On Thursday, January 31, 2019, The School of Applied Technical Sciences (SATS) at the German Jordanian University (GJU) organized a lecture in public safety and first aid for the academic and administrative staff in the school, the technical support specialist and the research and teaching assistants.

The lecture aims to qualify the staff of the school in the field of first aid in order to deal with situations that may result from the nature of their work in lectures and engineering workshops.

Lieutenant Mohammed Ahmed in Civil Defense Department of Madaba, explained the ways and the means to rescue the injured, and fire extinguishing methods using fire extinguishers. Stressing the importance of awareness in public safety issues.

He also provided the primary treatment methods for the injured as a result of injury or accidental or sudden illness and prevent any other complications that may result from injury before the arrival of the competent ambulance teams, mentioning the details of the first aid supplies for many of the injuries such as cases of Choking, fractures, amputations, burning toxins and burns.

In addition to reviewing the main qualities of the paramedic like self-control and being calm. Stressing the need for a first aid box in each house.

At the end of the lecture that was attended by the Vice Dean Dr. Nathir Rawashdeh, a practical experience was presented in a case of fabricated suffocation. Also many questions by the audience about how to follow correct behaviors in dealing with any injuries or cases related to public safety were answered.