Ever wonder “what if?” when it comes to deploying an AED? This infographic from Health Eduation Solutions will help answer those questions.
Post by Becky Becker
In May, 2011 Terry Huffman, age 55 was a chaperone for his 9 year old nephew’s class on a trip to the Cincinnati Zoo when he suffered a major cardiac arrest. As “luck” would have it, he was the fortunate recipient of a zoo employees’ Red Cross training, quick thinking response and the availability of a Philips HeartStart OnSite AED. Sara Benjamin, the Zoo’s security operations supervisor had previously completed the Red Cross CPR and AED training as a requirement for her job. She was in her office when she received the call that someone had collapsed.