10 Winter Emergency Essentials Everyone Needs In Their Car

A snow fall can be one of the prettiest sights during winter months. But it can also be the greatest cause of emergencies when heavy snow is mixed with ice, wind, and frigid temperatures! Check out our list of the top ten emergency items to include in your car this winter. 1. A Blanket to Prevent Hypothermia Your mom’s nagging …

How do you use an AED on someone?

You’re at home and you find a loved one or friend unresponsive. Do you know how to respond? Do you have the necessary equipment nearby to act? Would you feel capable? For many Americans, the answer to both of those questions is no. In fact, more than 70% of Americans admit that they don’t know or have forgotten how to …

What is the cause of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

What is the cause of Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

It happens every 90 seconds in America. It strikes those young and old, caring little for race, gender, status, or lifestyle. And it’s unpredictable. Roughly 1 in every 900 people will suffer a Sudden Cardiac Arrest this year alone. That’s 75 fans at a NFL football game with average attendance. And it’s why it ranks among the top killers of …

What is an AED?

What is an AED?

An Automated External Defibrillator (AED) is a vital device used in the event of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest where a victim is unresponsive. The device analyzes the victim’s heart and, if it detects a problem. delivers a shock to restore or restart the heart’s normal rhythm. While most people are familiar with the concept from seeing large-scale AEDs on medical …

How to pick a mounting height for your Safety Command Center

Choosing a mounting height for your new Emerg-A-Center Safety Command takes additional safety and reach into consideration. To ensure the safety items are accessible in an emergency, the mounting height must allow items to be easily reached without much struggle. Related: Check our selection of Safety Command Centers You want to ensure that the items are reachable at a moment’s …