SCA

“I was saved by CPR, an AED and someone like YOU.”

Each year, Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) strikes more than six million lives worldwide. SCA often happens without warning, and when it happens, it is often devastating. It can happen to anyone, anywhere and at any time. SCA can strike regardless of age, race or gender, affecting all ages from infants to seniors.

With a survival rate of five percent or less, SCA …

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Save of Retired Police Officer Recognized through Gift of HeartSine Defibrillator to the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #1 in Wilmington, Delaware

To honor the recent save of a retired police officer with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), HeartSine Technologies has gifted a lifesaving samaritan® PAD 350P (SAM 350P) to the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #1 Delaware.

The Fraternal Order of Police is the world’s largest organization of sworn law enforcement officers, with more than 325,000 members in more than 2,100 …

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October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month

October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month, so please join us in spreading the word about the serious implications of Sudden Cardiac Arrest!

What is Sudden Cardiac Arrest? Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is a malfunction of the heart’s electrical system, which causes it suddenly and unexpectedly to begin to beat rapidly, then erratically, and finally to stop altogether. When this …

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Rockville Sail & Power Squadron Receives AED

The Rockville Sail & Power Squadron, a unit of the United States Power Squadrons® (USPS), is the recipient of a HeartSine samaritan® PAD (SAM 350) Automated External Defibrillator (AED) donated by HeartSine Technologies.

As an USPS squadron that has established and committed to set up a First Aid Support Team (FAST) program, the Rockville Sail & Power Squadron was …

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DSB Railway Company Selects HeartSine as AED Manufacturer of Choice

The DSB Railway company has purchased over 500 HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) that will be placed on its trains throughout Europe.

Passengers and employees of DSB, the largest train operating company in both Denmark and Scandinavia, will now be protected in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), a life-threatening condition in which the heart suddenly …

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HeartSine Sponsors First Northern Ireland First Responder Group Located in the South of the Province

HeartSine® Technologies is pleased to be the official sponsor of the Crossmaglen First Responders, Northern Ireland’s first community first responder group in the south of the province and the sixth in Northern Ireland, which will provide emergency services care in and around Crossmaglen and South Armagh area.

Crossmaglen First Responders include 15 registered volunteers who have been certified in basic …

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HeartSine Defibrillator Saves Life of Australian Tourist

An Australian tourist visiting Cornwall nearly died after suffering a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) at The Land’s End Hotel.

The tourist collapsed without notice at the hotel’s entrance as he suffered a SCA. Fortunately, thanks to effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the immediate use of an on-site HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), the Australian’s life was saved.

In …

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Bowling Club Installs AED After Near Sudden Cardiac Death

Porthleven Bowling Club in Cornwall is now equipped with a lifesaving HeartSine samaritan® PAD Automated External Defibrillator (AED), just months after the club’s groundsman suffered a near fatal Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) on the club’s premises.

Groundsman Mike Rutter’s SCA unexpectedly took place on the Bowling Club’s green field. Fortunately, due to the quick thinking of two members that immediately …

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Tinicum Township, PA Installs HeartSine AEDs Prior to Pope’s Visit

Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania has selected HeartSine as its defibrillator manufacturer of choice to protect the over 4000 citizens of the municipality in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

The township, located in Delaware County, has purchased ten HeartSine samaritan® PAD AEDs to place in various locations throughout the municipality, including the following places: Town Hall, Library, Public Works …

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Popular Hawaiian Restaurant Chain, Zippy’s Goes Heart Safe

Employees and patrons of several Zippy’s Restaurants are now protected in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), after the Hawaiian restaurant chain installed HeartSine Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in many of its locations.

Zippy Restaurant’s has outfitted several of its locations with a HeartSine samaritan® PAD 350P (SAM 350P) AED, a device that analyzes the heart rhythm and …

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