News 06 Sep, 2021

New REACT! Loss Prevention Poster Published on Hypertension and Stroke

Emma Forbes-Gearey
Emma Forbes-Gearey
Loss Prevention Officer
Dean Crossley
Dean Crossley
Loss Prevention Manager

Two new posters have been added to the Club's REACT! Series of medical and first aid posters that specifically addresses the common health conditions that our claims experience shows are frequently experienced onboard.

The posters released address the following topics:

"Hypertension" – What is Hypertension, the signs and symptoms to look out for, the long-term health risks and the beneficial lifestyle factors that can help to reduce high blood pressure.

"Stroke" – What is a Stroke, the signs and symptoms to look out for, quick steps to identify the onset of a stroke and the first aid to be given to the patient.

The addition of the posters above to the series completes the coverage of common conditions that affect the heart and circulatory system under the group of disorders for cardiovascular diseases (CVD).

Complimentary hard copies sets of the posters for the Members entered vessels may be obtained by contacting the Loss Prevention Department or downloading PDF files from the Club's resources page.