Public Defibrillators in the Community Setting

airport AEDs

Communities large and small all over the U.S. are making investments in safety to protect their people from one of the Nation’s biggest killers, Sudden Cardiac Arrest.  The numbers are staggering just how many lives are suddenly and tragically lost to Cardiac Arrest, on an average it’s about 1,000 lives per day in the United States alone.  Equally troubling is … Read More

The Defibtech VIEW AED

VIEW AED from Lifeline

  What do customers want when selecting an AED (Automated External Defibrillator)?  They often seek ease-of-use and simplicity overall all other product features.  They look for an AED that is equally straight-forward for either a trained responder of for one who’s not. AED technology is constantly improving with usability in mind.  In the battle between defibrillator manufacturers, Defibtech offered a … Read More

U.S. Cities Investing in AEDs – “Heart Safe Cities”

Philips HeartStart AED for home or public use

In my years of being involved with Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) one of my greatest pleasures is working with communities to bolster or build City Defibrillation Programs.  Having met with and partnered with hundreds of communities particularly in the Southwest and Central U.S. it is definitely the people that make this such a delight.  Fire Chiefs, EMS Chiefs, City Safety … Read More