Tag Archives: Katherine Klausmeier

AED Lawsuits: Family sues after teen is left disabled

AED lawsuits: No AED at a Maryland pool, family sues. It was a parent’s nightmare. Three years ago, 15-year-old James Becker, a healthy, active teen and a member of his school’s swim team, nearly drowned at the local swim club. His mother and others saw him struggling in the water and pulled him from the […]

$1 million donation for AEDs in Canada: Cardiac Science for the week of June 1

Our weekly update on news in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology SCA survivors make the case for AEDs When 17-year-old Curtis Rosenau (pictured) went into cardiac arrest on the basketball court two years ago, he was fortunate. There was an automated external defibrillator (AED) available, and rescuers used it to re-start his heartbeat. The Edmonton teenager, […]