EHBO app

Medical emergency? Don’t panic. The Red Cross EHBO app offers first aid instructions for any situation. Whether you need advice on burning, poisoning, unconsciousness or bruises, the app will tell you exactly what to do. It will also guide you to the nearest AED location or first aid station. In addition, the app lets you test your CPR knowledge and sign up for a first aid course.

The client
Dutch Red Cross

iOS, Android, watchOS (beta)

The challenge

  • Provide quick medical advice in case of an emergency
  • Improve first aid skills of Dutch citizens and stimulate participation in first aid courses
  • Allow users to add, check and update AED locations

The product

  • Clear instructions and intuitive design to quickly find what you need
  • Visual and auditory explanations for the most common emergency situations
  • First aid assessment to test your personal knowledge and skills

The results

  • More than 1.6 million installs
  • Over 3500 users are volunteering to add more AED locations to the app
  • A yearly average of 50 people use the app during a real reanimation