We ran across this video recently depicting exactly why Automated External Defibrillators are so important to any Life Safety Effort. There are several things about this video that are worth watching:
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper recently announced plans to federally fund Automated External Defibrillators and related training in hockey arenas and community recreation centers throughout Canada.
According to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundationin their announcement of the initiative:
At en-Gauge, we are passionate about life safety, and we love to hear success stories about life safety devices that we monittor and track. It is no surprise to us the number of success stores about Automated External Defibrillators that come accross our desks, but you may not know what a major role they play in saving lives