Tag Archives: Georgia AEDs

Brookhaven Police use AED to save a life

In 2013, the town of Brookhaven, Georgia, equipped all its police cars with automated external defibrillators (AEDs). A year later, three officers were able to respond in under a minute to a report of a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) incident in an office building and used an AED from an officer’s squad car to save a woman’s […]

Georgia Park saves 5 lives with AEDs

Public safety officials from Stone Mountain Park in Atlanta, Georgia, wrote to report that in the past five years they’ve save five lives using Powerheartautomated external defibrillators (AEDs). Every police patrol vehicle and fire department vehicle in the part is equipped with an AED, and since 2006, public safety staff have responded to five sudden cardiac […]

AEDs protect the Special Olympics: Cardiac Science for the week of July 26

Heart Safe news: Our weekly update on what’s happening in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology Cardiac Science donates AEDs for national Special Olympics Cardiac Science donated the Powerheart AEDs for the 2010 Special Olympics in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Special Olympics USA National Games took place in Lincoln, Nebraska, last week and Cardiac Science […]