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How to buy automated external defibrillators (eBook)

Download this Police1 automated external defibrillators buying guide to learn key steps for product selection, purchasing and implementation


Arguably one of the most impactful, life-saving, pro-public access devices in history is the automated external defibrillator; the AED. Its popularity and notoriety have become synonymous with fire extinguishers in some locations, and its effectiveness has proven its worth through countless lives saved.

You can find them in grocery stores, airports, schools, movie theaters, churches, patrol cars and ambulances. Combined with a robust CPR training program, public access defibrillation programs are bridging public support with public education and turning it into public action; public choice.

Behind the scenes, placing an AED in a local office building, at a recreation center or on fire apparatus all starts with one common factor; a choice. Your agency or your community is making a choice to support community preparedness, public access and life saving, not just life safety.

How many will you need? Which make and model works best for you? How will they be deployed, and by who? This Police1 guide to buying AEDs is a starting point to determining which AED to buy for your company, community or responders.

Included in this guide:

  • Key considerations before purchasing automated external defibrillators
  • Top implementation considerations
  • Questions to ask vendors

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