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An update on state AED legislation, Part 3

Editor’s Note: This is the third installment of our Fall 2010 roundup aboutlegislation concerning automated external defibrillators (AEDs) currently before state legislatures. You can read Part 1 here and Part 2 here.   New York AED legislation: AB 4443, (introduced by Assemblywoman Margaret M. Markey) would require golf courses to have AEDs; it has been referred to the Economic Development Committee. AB 5611 (Assemblyman Steven […]

School science fair project spurs purchase of ball field AEDs

In Upper Makefield Township, Pennsylvania, the community baseball and softball league has launched a heart-safety initiative that includes an important investment in automated external defibrillators (AEDs) for their play fields. Cardiac Science Powerheart AEDs will be installed this week at Sol Feinstone Complex and Lookout Park by Upper Makefield Baseball and Softball. Coaches are being trained in CPR […]