NEWS: 2 Lives Saved in Saskatoon

Great news! Two lives were saved yesterday because of some quick thinking and the use of defibrillators – one was a Philips heartstart AED. This is just another example of why AED’s are so important in arenas and other sport centers. Luckily for Canada, Steven Harper has approved the integration of defibrillators into every arena…

GREAT NEWS! Philips defibrillator used to save mans life in Edmonton Airport.

CBC News http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/flight-crew-use-defibrillator-to-save-edmonton-man-at-airport-1.2462445   “Two airline crew members used a public defibrillator to save a passenger whose heart stopped at Edmonton International Airport on Wednesday. The man collapsed around 3:45 p.m. after walking off a plane that had just arrived from Arizona. WestJet flight attendant Guy Fournier heard an alarm in the U.S. arrivals area and noticed…

NEWS – Defibrillators in schools

Global News – “Alberta mother raises defibrillator awareness in son’s memory” Kim Ruether is making her rounds in Alberta schools and educating students on the purpose and use of defibrillators. She stresses that if you have an AED on site, you can act and help to save a life. Many people are uneducated on AED’s…