Defibrillators, also known as Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs), will be strategically placed within Righton Blackburns workplaces to provide immediate medical assistance to employees and visitors.
Having AEDs on-site can significantly increase the chances of survival in case of a sudden cardiac arrest. Some key points about workplace defibrillators include:
- Accessibility: AEDs are easily accessible, visible, and located in areas where they can be quickly reached.
- Training: Employees receive proper training in using AEDs and performing CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) to effectively respond to cardiac emergencies.
- Maintenance: Regular maintenance and checks are carried out to ensure that the AEDs are functioning properly and the batteries and pads are within their expiration dates.