Defibrillator Installed on Emmerdale Set

In looking to raise awareness of the need of emergency defibrillators in as many places across the UK as possible, every little act of promotion of the cause helps – especially if it has the potential to be seen by millions of viewers on primetime television.

Popular TV soap Emmerdale has installed an emergency lifesaving defibrillator in pride of place on the set of the TV show reported the Telegraph and Argus.

20th April 2017

Celebrate Heart Month This February

Every February, people from all over the UK and the world come together to celebrate National Heart Month, encouraging others to make small lifestyle changes in order to lead healthier – and hopefully longer – lives.

Even if you don’t introduce any of these changes immediately into your lifestyle, reading up about protecting your heart and how you can do this easily in February is the first step you’ll take towards being healthier… after all, knowledge is power, as they say!

16th February 2017

A Call for Installing Defibrillators in School

The family of Oliver King, a 12-year-old boy who died from an undiagnosed heart condition while enjoying a swimming lesson back in 2011, has issued a call for defibrillators to be installed in every school around the UK.

Oliver died when his heart stopped during the lesson at King David High School in Liverpool, the BBC reports. And now – on what would have been his 18th birthday –  his father Mark King has come out and said that lives must stop being lost in this way.

31st January 2017

6 FAQs On Emergency Defibrillators

Whatever kind of business you run, it’s highly likely that you could benefit from investing in emergency defibrillators so that you always have one on site and close to hand to use if someone does go into sudden cardiac arrest. If you’re considering making such an investment, here are some FAQs that you may need answering first.

29th January 2017