fbpx
Dechoker UK
1 Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5AL 0330 223 1320
0

News

Carers reacted when Llanelli resident began choking on their breakfast

Carers reacted when Llanelli resident began choking on their breakfast

At at time where there doesn’t appear to be a huge amount of good news we are once again pleased to say Dechoker has been used to save another life in a choking emergency.

Earlier this week carers at the Ashley Court care home in Llanelli were unable to deliver Basic Life Support and thankfully were able to call on their training and Dechoker for help.

read more
Southampton Care Home resident died after choking.

Southampton Care Home resident died after choking.

A Southampton man died after a choking incident at his nursing home, an inquest was heard this week. Michael Bower aged 70 died on March 14th at Southampton General Hospital.

A post-mortem report heard that the causes of death were aspiration pneumonia, Alzheimer’s Dementia and Parkinsonism.

read more
Coronavirus & Dechoker - UPDATE

Coronavirus & Dechoker - UPDATE

A large number of our clients are adult care providers including #carehomes and #nursinghomes who are obviously under lot of pressure due to the #coronavirus outbreak.

We were in touch with our clients at an early stage, reassuring them that as a supplier of medical devices our contingency planning was already in place.

read more
Pontypool man 84, choked do death in own kitchen

Pontypool man 84, choked do death in own kitchen

An elderly man died at his home in New Inn, Pontypool, after choking on his food, and inquest has heard.

Leslie Clifford Blake, 84, was found dead in his kitchen on September 30 last year by a cleaner. The coroner recorded a conclusion of accidental death.

read more
Surrey father died after choking on 'piece of meat', inquest hears

Surrey father died after choking on 'piece of meat', inquest hears

A Dad age 41 died after choking on a “large lump of meat” as he cooked dinner at home, an inquest has heard. Florin Lungu was from Romania but lived in Epsom, where he worked at a car wash.

The 41-year-old lived in shared accommodation with his wife, Carmen. Mr Lungu died two weeks after he was admitted to hospital after choking on food he was eating while cooking, the court heard.

read more