What is CPR in Safety?

Updated: May 17


Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Cardio = Heart

Pulmonary = Lungs

Resuscitate = Revive

Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation = Reviving The Heart & Lungs

CPR is a technique that is used in an emergency when a person's heart has stopped beating & also their breathing has stopped.

There are 4 Rs of CPR

1) Risk:- Factors in your life that predispose you to develop heart problems or a stroke.

2) Recognize:- How to recognize the signs of a developing medical emergency.

3) React:- What to do when you see a developing emergency.

4) Resuscitate:- How to do CPR & how to help someone who is choking.