AEDs in Schools

Save a Life in an Instant-Gram Challenge: Saving a Life in the Time it Takes to Open an Instagram Account

On Valentine’s Day the heart is front and foremost on people’s minds.  It is also a day where you remind your loved ones of how much they mean to you; but do you know what to do if a loved one’s heart stops working due to Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)?  Simon’s Fund does.

To show the world just how …

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Sports Minister Presents 45 Northern Ireland Schools with Defibrillators as Part of World Police and Fire Games Legacy

Personal loss due to Sudden Cardiac Arrest, accessibility to emergency services, and access by the local community cited as reasons for schools wanting an AED

Forty-five schools from across Northern Ireland have been presented with life-saving defibrillators by the Sports Minister Carál Ni Chuilín at a special ceremony held today at Stormont.

The devices, manufactured by HeartSine Technologies, were handed …

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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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HeartSine Donates Defibrillator to School on Behalf of Bar’s Heart NPO

HeartSine Technologies has donated one of its lifesaving automated defibrillator devices to a school in Israel to mark the launch of Bar’s Heart NPO charity.

Should sudden cardiac arrest occur to any pupil, member of staff, or parent, the HeartSine Samaritan PAD 500P donated to the school can increase survival rates by up to 75% when used in conjunction with …

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Northern Ireland schools offered chance to win a life saving defibrillator

Schools and their pupils across Northern Ireland are being encouraged to get their creative juices flowing to win a life saving defibrillator.

Forty-five devices, manufactured by Belfast company HeartSine Technologies, were provided to this year’s World Police and Fire Games and will now be presented to 45 schools across the province as part of the 2013 Games’ life saving legacy …

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Heartsine partners with Rugby League World Cup to provide life saving legacy to local communities

HeartSine Technologies, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of personal and public access defibrillators, is providing 14 mobile Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to the Rugby League World Cup in a partnership which will ensure a life saving legacy to local communities where the teams were based during the competition.

The company, which designs, develops and manufactures AEDs in Northern Ireland, …

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California Mom Gets AEDs Installed at Half Moon Bay High

Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) can now be used in the event of someone having a cardiac arrest at the high school thanks to Pauline Burke and a $7K donation from the School Boosters Athletics Corp. Read the Half Moon Bay Patch article.

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Parent Heart Watch and HeartSine Launch the 2013 Heart Avengers AED Grant Program for Private Schools

Chicago….. Every year in schools across the country, children and adults alike are struck by Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). The difference between life and death often depends upon how prepared a school is to handle an SCA event. In an effort to save young lives from SCA on school property, Parent Heart Watch (PHW) and HeartSine Technologies today announced the …

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AEDs Increasingly on Agenda of State Legislatures

Within state legislatures throughout the country, the topics of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and cardiac arrest are getting more and more play. As of January 2012, there were a total of fifty-six pending or recently passed state bills which specifically relate to AEDs and cardiac arrest, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures .

CPR and AED use gained …

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Sarnia Collegiate Institute & Technical School Presented with Public Access Defibrillator

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.

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