HeartSine’s Korean Distributor, Health and Dream at Andong Marathon

On April 12, HeartSine’s Korean Authorized Distributor, Health and Dream, attended the 10th Andong Nakdong River Marathon 2015, where they offered free cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator (AED) training to over 6,000 marathon attendees. Attendees of the marathon included local members of the National Assembly and local celebrities.

With 84% of sudden cardiac arrest …

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HeartSine Authorized Distributor Becomes AED Supplier to CSX

Congratulations to HeartSine® Authorized Distributor, Cardiac Solutions™ on signing a multi-year agreement with CSX to become the company’s supplier of automated external defibrillators (AEDs)!

CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries based in Jacksonville, Fla., is one of the nation’s leading transportation suppliers. The CSX Transportation network encompasses about 21,000 route miles of track in 23 states, the District of Columbia and the …

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HeartSine and Defibrillator Importance Discussed During Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure Meeting

On February 5, 2015, Art Kernan and representatives from Defibs4Kids went in front of the Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure at the House of Sport in Ireland to discuss the importance of the use of defibrillators and CPR in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).

Defibs4Kids’s mission is to place defibrillators in all Ireland and U.K. schools and to train …

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HeartSine Employees Go Red to Fight Heart Disease and Stroke

To show support on National Wear Red Day during National Heart Month, HeartSine employees from all over the world have gone red to help fund lifesaving heart research.

The purpose of National Wear Red Day is to raise funding and awareness in the fight against heart disease and stroke. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), heart disease causes over 17 …

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HeartSine Defibrillator Used in ‘Life From Above’ Drone Project

Costruzioni Aero Meccaniche (CAM), a producer of unmanned aircraft units for research and industrial purposes featured a HeartSine® automated external defibrillator in a project developed by Maurizio Cecchini at the University of Pisa in Italy.

The project, titled “Life From Above”, aims to prove that an unmanned aircraft can be used effectively in an emergency situation to deliver a lifesaving medical package, which would include a HeartSine …

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Ten Schools in Alsfeld, Germany Receive a HeartSine® Defibrillator from VR Bank Hessen

Ten schools in Alsfeld, Germany have each received a HeartSine automated external defibrillator (AED) from VR Bank Hessen. This donation is part of the bank’s “save schools” initiative, which provides schools with the equipment and training necessary in order to be prepared for a Sudden Cardiac Arrest emergency.

Each package donated by VR Bank Hessen included a HeartSine samaritan® PAD, a samaritan …

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defi_kl DLRG’s Burkhard Demes presented by the HeartSine defibrillator from survivor Jannik Sohn and Biodata Medical’s Managing Director, Achim Grünberg. Photo: Nina Wischeloh / city of Dülmen

We were delighted to receive news that another life has been saved thanks to a HeartSine® defibrillator!

When 17 year-old student Jannik Sohn suddenly collapsed while at school due to a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), he was rescued with the help of a HeartSine AED (automated external defibrillator). The defibrillator had just been installed the week prior to the incident …

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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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Mrs Muamba’s Caribbean Sauce Range Launced to Help Save Lives

A range of jarred Caribbean sauces has been launched to help fund public access defibrillators in communities across the UK.

The Mrs Muamba’s sauce range has been developed by Fabrice Muamba, whose life was saved by a defibrillator in 2012, and his wife, Shauna. A percentage of each jar sold will be donated to the Arrhythmia Alliance’s ‘Hearts and Goals’ campaign.

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HeartSine defibs hit the headlines in the Norwegian press

The coverage featured Fredrik Andre Aasebø, CEO of Norwegian HeartSine distributor Red Cross First Aid, demonstrating how to use the automated device, which is one of the most popular defibrillator models in the country.

Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is consistently a common cause of death across the world, with prompt response time being critical to survival.

The use of defibrillators …

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