Chew Valley in North Somerset, England used to be a unfortunate location for anyone suffering a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). With emergency services more than eight minutes away, many victims of SCA often failed to survive simply because medical assistance was just too far away.
Thanks to a Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) initiative launched in 2007 as a pilot program, …
August 19, 2014
*Please note this article first appeared in the Irish Examiner on Monday 18th August 2014.
It was almost game, set, and match for one Limerick man when he suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed during a game of tennis in Cork.
But thanks to the swift actions of his opponent, who used CPR and a …
Redlands Businesses to Benefit from AED Donated on Behalf of Man Saved at Anytime Fitness in RiversideJanuary 14, 2014
As a result of a recommendation by a responder who saved a man’s life using CPR and an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), the Flamingo Cocktail Bar in Redlands, CA, as well as other nearby businesses, will have access to a HeartSine AED. The donation is part of HeartSine’s Forward Hearts program that enables a saved person or his/her responder to …
Local Vancouver Ski Area to Receive Donation of HeartSine AED after Life-Saving Event at Sterling CraneDecember 16, 2013
Thanks to a young, CPR-trained mechanic, a crane operator at Sterling Crane has survived a sudden cardiac arrest, enabling a HeartSine® samaritan® public access defibrillator (PAD) to be donated to the Mount Cain ski area in Vancouver Island, Canada.
HeartSine, a world leader in defibrillators for public access and non professional use, and its Authorized Distributor Rescue 7, are making the …
January 17, 2013
The County of Lambton, HeartSine, and Rescue 7 are partnering together to present a Public Access Defibrillator to a local high school in recognition of a life saved through the use of the device last fall. Read the original press release.
October 10, 2012
Last fall, longtime Bethlehem resident Lee “Butch” Martin suffered a heart attack while attending a Liberty High School football game to watch his granddaughter, Kaitlyn Marakovits, cheer for the Bethlehem Youth Raiders squad.
May 16, 2012
To celebrate and recognize life-saving events, HeartSine® has started the new Forward Hearts program which allows individuals or their families who have survived a sudden cardiac arrest event, to give a HeartSine donated samaritan® PAD 300P Public Access Defibrillator to the charity or organization of their choice.
The most recent donation given through …