Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome - SADS UK
The location of all defibrillators should be registered on a National Database PDF Print E-mail

The Government must fund a National Database giving the location of all new or replacement defibrillators installed

 
Government should legislate to make defibrillators compulsory in all schools. PDF Print E-mail

All schools should have sufficient defibrillators in prominent positions such that any person suffering a cardiac arrest can be reached within 3 minutes from the defibrillator location.

It is believed up to 270 cardiac arrests occur annually in UK schools. When someone goes into cardiac arrest, every minute without CPR and defibrillation reduces their chance of survival.

 
SADS UK Heart to Heart Conference 2014 PDF Print E-mail

The SADS UK Heart to Heart Conference will be held on Saturday 18th October 2014 at the Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, cost £30.  It is Royal College of Nursing accredited and seven study hours have been awarded to the conference. Doctors, nurses, paramedics and members of the public interested in learning more about inherited cardiac conditions and SADS will be attending.

Download Flyer | Download Registration Form

Download Heart to Heart 2014 Agenda 
 
Guidance from the Dept. of Education includes issues for schools consideration PDF Print E-mail

Governing bodies may want the school’s policy to refer to:

Defibrillators – Sudden Cardiac Arrest is when the heart stops beating and can happen to people at any age and without warning. When it does happen, quick action (in the form of early CPR and defibrillation) can help save lives.

Read more...
 
The Emergency Services Show 2014 PDF Print E-mail


SADS UK will again be exhibiting at The Emergency Services Show at the NEC Birmingham on the 24th and 25th September; an important event showing how emergency services and charities can work together to create the perfect lifesaving team.  Come and visit us at this free entry exhibition.  Speak with SADS UK about putting defibrillators in your school.  You’ll find the live rescue demonstrations informative and interesting. 
http://www.emergencyuk.com/  Keep following the conversation on twitter @emergencyukshow ESS2013
To find out about exhibiting at the Show in 2014, which will be held at the NEC from 24-25 September, please contact David Brown.

 
« StartPrev12345678NextEnd »

Page 5 of 8