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Medical Emergency Response Procedures

Medical Emergency Response Procedures

Once you have an AED on site now what do you do? One of the first things you need to do is to notify everyone in your building that you now have an AED available for medical emergencies. This should not be a one time event, but should occur at least several times per...

How many AEDs do you need?

How many AEDs do you need?

A question we get asked very often is “How many AEDs do we need in our facility?”. There is not one magic number, but there are guidelines and specific reasons why you may need more than one AED in your building. Why you may need more than one AED When someone...

When Should You Upgrade Your AED?

When Should You Upgrade Your AED?

Many people don’t even think about upgrading their AED as they would other critical equipment. It is understandable that it may not be top of mind as an AED is not something that you use frequently, but they are critical pieces of a complete life safety plan and...

Defibrillators will soon be required on Ontario public premises

Defibrillators will soon be required on Ontario public premises

Provincial health ministry currently developing regulations In Canada, more than 40,000 people per year die of sudden cardiac arrest. This is one person every 12 minutes, and over 100 people per day. When an automated external defibrillator (AED) is readily available,...