Our City of Burlington rinks are all equipped with ZOLL Defibrillators near the entrance to each arena.
Sudden cardiac kills over a million people annually around the world, and it's preventable. A sudden cardiac arrest can happen anywhere, to anyone. In a cardiac emergency, when time and training matter most, you need to get the Defibrillator to the patient ASAP.
This video provides an overview of how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). These devices can help a patient in cardiac arrest. Once activated the AED provides clear audio instructions that guide the user through the steps. Early use of an AED is an important step in improving a patient’s chance of survival.
View a step-by-step demonstration here