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Automatic External Defibrillators

An automated external defibrillator (AED) is a portable device that checks the heart rhythm. AEDs are used to treat sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). SCA occurs when the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops beating. Blood stops flowing to the brain and other vital organs.

Using an Automated External Defibrillator on a person in cardiac arrest may save his or her life. Each minute of SCA leads to a 10 percent reduction in survival. To provide fast response time Automated External Defibrillators have been placed in offices, schools, airports, churches, police vehicles and more.

As a result Automated External Defibrillators (AED) saves thousands of lives each year. Western Safety Products offers AED's from the leading manufacturer including Philips, Medtronic and Defibtech.