Public Access Defibrillator

HeartSine’s Response to U.K. Chancellor’s Budget 2015

In response to the Chancellor’s Budget announced today, Declan O’Mahoney, Chief Executive of Belfast based HeartSine Technologies, said:

“I am delighted that the Chancellor has set aside £1 million for the purchase and placement of defibrillators in public places, including schools.

“Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a leading cause of death accounting for an estimated 100,000 deaths a year in …

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Kolping Family Donates HeartSine Defibrillator to a Voltlage School

In news from Germany, the Osnabrücker Zeitung reports that the highly respected Kolping family has donated a HeartSine samaritan PAD defibrillator to an elementary school in Voltlage. This is an important investment, as sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is the leading cause of death on school property. When CPR and an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) are available in the critical three …

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HeartSine Authorized Distributor MedX5 Aims to Make Friedberg, Germany Heart Safe

With a goal to make Friedberg, Germany heart safe, HeartSine Authorized Distributor MedX5 has taken its message to the airwaves, where company representatives shared their success at making a local architect’s office heart safe.

For our German speaking visitors, watch the video to learn more about the “Friedberg herzsicher machen” (Make Friedberg Heart Safe) program.

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Rescue 7 Spotlights CPR and HeartSine Defibs on Morning Show

For those of you who missed it, our Master Authorized Distributor in Canada, Rescue 7, appeared on Canada AM, Canada’s most watched national morning news magazine show, to demonstrate CPR and the use of our HeartSine defibrillators!

Take a look as Rescue 7 President and CEO John Collie teaches proper techniques for CPR and using our defibrillator.

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A Charity’s Mission to Make Cornwall a ‘HeartSine’ Protected County

A local charity in the UK is on “a mission” to ensure every public place in one English county is protected by the presence of a HeartSine Technologies automatic external defibrillator.

Paul Williams from Cornwall, a well known figure in South West England due to his work with the Ronnie Richards Memorial charity (RRMC), says they have been campaigning tirelessly …

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Northern Ireland Pursues Community Resuscitation Strategy

Northern Ireland joins a growing list of communities around the world to pursue a community resuscitation strategy.

An advocate of community resuscitation, Northern Ireland’s Health Minister Edwin Poots addressed the Assembly today urging the public to review the proposed draft strategy, which includes a proposal to improve the availability of, and access to, automatic external defibrillators (AEDs).

In his

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Forty-five schools to receive lifesaving defibrillators as part of World Police and Fire Games legacy

Forty-five schools from across Northern Ireland have been selected to receive life-saving defibrillators as part of the 2013 World Police and Fire Games (WPFG) legacy.

The devices, manufactured by HeartSine Technologies, were stationed at each of the venues of this year’s Games and will now be presented to the schools that submitted the best entries explaining why their school should …

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Ernie Els Private Jet Equipped with HeartSine AED

HeartSine® Technologies, Inc., a world leader in defibrillators for public access and non professional use, has provided its samaritan® public access defibrillator (PAD) to professional golfer to Ernie Els for use on his private Gulfstream G IV-SP jet.

HeartSine’s Pad-Pak, which uniquely contains the battery and electronics in a single cartridge, is one of the first to obtain TSO-C142a certification, …

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Health & Safety High on Agenda as Workplace Injuries Soar

Business owners are being warned not to put their employees at serious risk after it emerged there are over 9,000 workplace injuries in Northern Ireland each year.

The shocking figure comes as a major health and safety conference is to be held in Titanic Belfast on 16th August 2013 to ensure that companies are prepared for emergencies in …

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Close to My Heart

Watch this short documentary that takes a look at the massive loss of life in the United Kingdom due to sudden cardiac arrest and explores ways that the death rate can be dramatically reduced. Watch the short documentary.

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