Safe Handling and Transport of the Intellisense Battery for Powerheart Automated External Defibrillators

To our valued customers, The purpose of this announcement is to provide updated safety information regarding the safe handling and transport of the Intellisense® Battery for Powerheart® Automated External Defibrillators. Our branded batteries are of the lithium metal chemistry and are classified as dangerous goods, also known as hazardous materials in the United States. When […]

Powerheart to the Rescue: Fast-Acting Coaches, Principal Save 13-Year-Old Student’s Life

Amanda Marquez at ceremony where her coaches and school principal were recognized for saving her life using an AED.

On August 23, 13-year-old Amanda Marquez went into sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) during volleyball tryouts at Creek Valley Middle School in Carrollton, Texas. Fortunately, the school’s coaches were prepared. While the vice-principal called 911, Principal Nicole Jund brought the school’s automated external defibrillator (AED) into the gym. Coaches administered CPR, and Jund opened the AED […]