Marine Safety

Likelihood of Survival During Rescues in the State Parks of Utah Much Greater Due to AEDs

Dave Shearer, the Great Salt Lake harbor master, talks about the need for automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) within the Utah State Parks. Says Shearer, the Great Salt Lake, while only 15 feet deep on average, is a large body of water bigger than the state of Rhode Island and is actually considered a sea, with waves that can be deadly. “Because of the nature of …

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Utah State Parks Uses AAA Donation to Purchase HeartSine Samaritan Public Access Defibrillators to Help Ensure the Safety of Visitors

Utah State Parks, which manages numerous parks and access to waterways, is using part of a $75,000 donation from AAA Utah to obtain HeartSine® samaritan® Public Access Defibrillators (PADs) to protect its visitors who are often in remote locations where access to emergency services is limited.

By obtaining the Automatic External Defibrillators (AED), Utah State Parks is seeking to increase …

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HeartSine Technologies Partners with EMS Safety Services to Protect San Clemente Beachgoers

HeartSine® Technologies, Inc., a world leader in personal and public access defibrillators, is partnering with San Clemente‐based EMS Safety Services to donate five of its samaritan® public access defibrillators (PAD) to the City of San Clemente Marine Safety Division for use in its four‐wheel drive rescue vehicles.

Designed for the lifesaving treatment of sudden cardiac arrest in public areas, the …

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HeartSine Recruits Athlete Saved by Defibrillator

HeartSine® Technologies (, the leading manufacturer of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs), has recruited an inspirational swimmer who was saved by a defibrillator after experiencing Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).

Brian Duffield collapsed at the age of 40 in Tucson, Arizona, after a routine swimming workout in 2006.

A bystander ran for help and Brian was brought back to life with …

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On Call International and First Responder Educational Services Unite to Offer HeartSine AEDs to Customer

New Hampshire based On Call International announced today that it has reached an exclusive partnership agreement with First Responder Educational Services (FRES) to provide clients with complete emergency preparedness, management and rescue services. On Call International provides 24/7 emergency medical, travel, and security assistance services, including physicians on call around the clock, to more than 7 million travelers each year through …

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