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Do I Need Child Pads for My AED?

Do I Need Child Pads for My AED? Congratulations! You have decided to purchase an AED and are taking the first step towards preparedness. Now that you have the AED and the adult pads included in the package, do you need child pads for your AED? AED infant/child pads are used in emergencies on children…

When to Use an AED in an Emergency

When to Use an AED in an Emergency

When to Use an AED in an Emergency When an emergency occurs and a person requires CPR, using an AED can multiply the individual’s chance of survival exponentially. But when you come across an emergency, do you know when to use an AED? Is an AED always necessary? Imagine it is an average day, and…

What AED do I Need?

What AED Do I Need?

What AED do I Need? You’ve made the decision to purchase an AED. So, do you know what AED is best for you? When purchasing an AED there are many aspects you need to consider: what brand do I purchase and what type is best? First Edition First Aid Training Inc. has made the decision…

My AED is Chirping, What does that mean?

My AED is Chirping, What Does that Mean?

My AED is Chirping, What Does that Mean? The room is quiet until suddenly you hear a chirping noise. You follow the sound and discover your AED is chirping. What does that mean? It is common for an AED to give a chirping sound when something needs attention or care. Don’t stress! This is one…