What Should I Put In A Travel First-Aid Kit?

It’s a good idea to have a first-aid kit in every family vehicle so that you are prepared in the event of a medical emergency. While the team at Gold Cross would be more than happy to assist in the event of a major medical emergency, it’s always good to have a first-aid kit nearby so that you can address a medical issue when you’re on the go. But what types of items should you include in your travel first-aid […]

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The 10 Most Common Reasons An Ambulance Is Called

No two calls for an ambulance are ever exactly the same. That being said, the underlying reason for the call may be similar. Certain emergencies are more common than others and oftentimes elicit a call to emergency services. In today’s blog, we take a closer look at 10 of the most common reasons that people call for an ambulance. What Are The Most Common Emergencies? To get a better understanding of why people call emergency services, we’re going to look […]

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7 Tips For Avoiding A Heat-Related Emergency This Summer

As we’ve noticed over the last few days, summers in Wisconsin can get hot and humid in a hurry. If you’re working outdoors or overseeing soccer practice on a particularly hot day, it doesn’t take much for a heat-related illness to develop. Our team responds to numerous cases of heat exhaustion and heat stroke each summer, and we thought it would be wise to share some simple tips so you can stay safe during the next heat wave. In today’s […]

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