South Australian Country Fire Service Promotions Unit

Raising awareness of the roles, training and activities of CFS Volunteers state-wide


Medical Oxygen

First Aid Equipment

A Medical Oxygen kit

Medical Oxygen equipment is carried by some brigades to assist in the First Aid of casualties involved in incidents and is administered by trained brigade members. Oxygen is essential for cell metabolism while tissue oxygenation is essential for normal phycological functions.

Photographs on this page taken by Ashley Hosking, CFS Promotions Unit