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Marana, Arizona Police Department Now Equipped with AEDs

Residents in the city of Marana, Arizona are now protected in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), after the Marana Police Department received a generous donation of nine HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) from a local nonprofit organization.

The lifesaving AEDs, contained in rugged watertight cases, were donated by the Steven M. Gootter Foundation, an Arizona-based organization dedicated …

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Citizens of German Town Now Heart Safe with HeartSine Defibrillator

The town of Schieder-Schwalenberg in Germany is heart safe after receiving a HeartSine samaritan® Automated External Defibrillator (AED) compliments of Volksbank Ostlippe eG.

The lifesaving AED was donated to the town’s fire department and will be used to protect the 9,000 plus citizens of the town in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), a condition in which the …

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Truro Lions Club Installs Tenth HeartSine Defibrillator in Local Community

The Truro Lions Club, based in Truro, England, has just installed its tenth lifesaving HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) in its local community; this time at Truro’s railway station.

The HeartSine AED will protect employees, passengers, and the surrounding community near the Truro railway station in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

This AED was made possible in …

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Indiana YMCA Club Now Equipped with Lifesaving Defibrillator

Duneland Family YMCA in Chesterton, Indiana has received a donation of a HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for use during a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

The HeartSine defibrillator will protect the club’s staff, members, and visitors in the event of a SCA, a condition in which the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating.

The AED was donated to the club by Porter …

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Konradsdorf Comprehensive School Receives Lifesaving HeartSine® Defibrillator

Konradsdorf Comprehensive School in Germany has acquired a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® Automated External Defibrillator (AED) thanks to funds raised by a local college and sponsors.

The AED will protect the faculty and students at the school in the event of a time-sensitive Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). SCA is a malfunction of the heart’s electrical system, which causes it suddenly and …

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HeartSine samaritan® defibrillator saves swimmer’s life in Lubuskie, Poland

A man’s life was recently saved by a HeartSine samaritan® automated external defibrillator (AED) at Zielona Recreation Centre in Lubuskie, Poland. He was swimming in the pool at the recreation center when he lost consciousness and sank below the water. Lifeguard Pauline Niemczynowska and her colleagues quickly sprang into action pulling the man from the pool. They then dried him …

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Volksbank’s Berge Branch Installs a Lifesaving HeartSine AED

Volksbank Osnabrücker Nordland in Berge, Germany has recently installed a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® automated external defibrillator (AED) near the entrance area of the bank. Funds for this defibrillator were raised by the handwork group KFD of Berge, the Volksbank Osnabrücker Nordland, and the community German Red Cross of Berge. This AED will be easily accessible at the self-service counter near …

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Ronnie Richards Memorial Charity (RRMC) Secures CPR & AED Training in Cornwall Schools

Article written by Paul Williams of the Ronnie Richards Memorial Charity (RRMC).

The Ronnie Richards Memorial Charity (RRMC) has secured the latest of many essential lifesaving AEDs for Camborne Science & International Academy (CSIA) in Cornwall. In total, 1,220 students at CSIA were CPR & AED trained in one day, making the school the first learning institution in Europe to achieve such a magnificent …

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Volksbank Sollingen Branch Installs HeartSine Defibrillator

Volksbank Sollingen’s Bodenfelde, Germany branch has installed a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® automated external defibrillator (AED). The device will be placed near the bank’s entrance and accessible to all residents of Bodenfelde in the event of a life-threatening sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) emergency.

Local government official, Christian Rohner, feels that the HeartSine AED is a useful addition to the community and is relieved that …

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First Responders Group Receives HeartSine Defibrillator

A business in the town of Bad Dürrheim, Germany has donated a lifesaving HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) to a group of rescuers belonging to the Red Cross Villingen.

The newly formed first responders group will be responsible for providing first aid services during emergencies that take place in the areas of Pfaffenweiler and Herzogsweiler. Such services include performing cardiopulmonary …

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