2010

Help to Save a Life on a Golf Course

Players at Essex’s hilliest golf course have bought a do-it-yourself defibrillator to help heart attack victims.

Boyce Hill Golf Course, in Vicarage Hill, Benfleet, is renowned for its hills and stunning views, but several members have suffered heart failure in recent years.

The 16th hole – on the steepest section of the course – is even nicknamed Heart Attack Hill.

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World-Beating Medical Products Company

HeartSine Technologies in Belfast has become a global leader in the design and manufacture of lifesaving defibrillators. ADRIENNE McGILL reports on the company’s continued growth and success.

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HeartSine Technologies Recognized as an Index 30 Company at Annual New York-New Belfast Conference

HeartSine Technologies Ltd. recently joined 29 other companies on the 2010 Index 30, an annually compiled list of the most exciting companies with operations in the U.S. and Ireland.

Other companies on this year’s Index 30 list, compiled by The Irish Echo, the biggest-selling and oldest newspaper serving Irish America, included Aon Corporation, BNY Mellon, Bimeda, Citi and Microsoft. All …

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Austrian Bank ‘Sparkasse’ gives a HeartSine Defibrillator to Community Town Hall

A Defibrillator can save a life!

The Mürzzuschlag branch of the Austrian bank ‘Sparkasse’ gave the community a HeartSine defibrillator for the town hall.

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HeartSine Technologies Partners with National Safety Council to Promote CPR & AED Awareness Week

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) accounts for an estimated 325,000 deaths in the United States each year, more than the total death rate for breast cancer, lung cancer, and HIV/AIDS combined. To help bring this number down, HeartSine Technologies, Inc. is supporting the National Safety Council in its efforts to promote CPR & AED Awareness Week, June 1-7, 2010.

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HeartSine Technologies Supports “Living for Zachary” Benefit Golf Tournament

As part of its ongoing commitment to reducing the impact of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), HeartSine Technologies, Inc. has announced that it will be one of the sponsors of the Living for Zachary charity golf tournament being held Monday, June 21 at Gleneagles Country Club in Plano, Texas.

The Living for Zachary golf event is named for 16-year-old Plano athlete …

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You’re more likely to survive a heart attack in a Swiss brothel than in a public building in Britain

Robin Shepherd, one of those spearheading the drive to increase the number of devices, says ‘You’re better off having a cardiac arrest in a casino in the U.S., a brothel in Switzerland, on an airplane or in a train because they have defibrillators and can get to you within those critical first five minutes.” Read the original Daily Mail article.

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Motorcyclist Volunteers Come to the Rescue with HeartSine AEDs

Rescue Riders, a national volunteer organization dedicated to giving motorcyclists the tools and training necessary to provide emergency medical assistance, has selected the HeartSine® samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator(AED) for use by its members.

Rescue Riders currently has more than 3,000 motorcycle-riding volunteers in 40 states who are trained as first responders for roadside medical emergencies. According to Dean Akey, …

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HeartSine Technologies Supports “Run for Sarah” Benefit Event

Six years after the death of 12-year-old Sarah Friend due to Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at a water park in North Richland Hills, Texas, HeartSine Technologies has joined the Sarah Friend Heart Foundation in sponsoring the 2010 “Run for Sarah” event.

The 5th Annual “Run for Sarah “event, which includes a one-mile fun run and a timed 5k run/walk, will …

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HeartSine Technologies One of Thirty Companies to Present at UK & Ireland TechTour 2010

HeartSine Technolgies was one of thirty high-technology companies chosen from nearly 300 applicants to present at the 2010 UK and Ireland TechTour, held April 27 – 29, 2010 in London and Dublin. The European Tech Tour Association is an independent, non-profit organization, which aims to provide a platform allowing interactions between three main groups, entrepreneurs, insiders and visitors eventually leading …

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