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Health and prevention

First Aid by Swiss Red Cross

The First Aid by Swiss Red Cross app provides important information about first aid and accident prevention.

Red cross on a white background The First Aid by Swiss Red Cross app provides detailed information on symptoms and causes, as well as how to proceed in over 20 common emergency medical situations. The app enables quick orientation and immediate action. Clear checklists help to avoid emergencies. In addition, the app contains a directory of emergency numbers in many countries. This comprehensive emergency app can help to save lives.

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Further descriptions

  • Available languages
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian

    Other languages available

  • Developer
    Swiss Red Cross
    Bern, Switzerland
  • Costs and features

    Costs for the basic version*:

    • CHF 0.00

    Contents of the basic version:

    • Detailed information on symptoms, causes and treatment in more than 20 common medical emergency situations
    • Information and instructions for emergency prevention
    • Exercises including test examples
    • Directory of emergency numbers in many countries

    Costs for the premium version*:

    There is no paid version.

    *The costs for the apps are regularly checked and updated. However, changes may occur at short notice.

  • Data protection
    • Swiss data protection laws
    • No health data is collected or stored on the smartphone or in a cloud
    • Health data will therefore also not be passed on to third parties.
  • Exchange of data with other apps

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