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All Schools should have defibrillators to restart the Heart

An Early Day Motion was tabled in Parliament in 2007 on behalf of SADS congratulating the charity with their lifesaving work and urging Government to bring forward a strategy to make defibrillators available on all school premises

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Basic life support should be taught in Schools

SADS is backing the BHF Campaign and Resuscitation Council (UK) initiative urging Emergency Life Support Skills to be put on the Schools National Curriculum.

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Schools must have defibrillators petition

SADS UK created a petition: UK Government: Bring forward a strategy to ensure that all schools have defibrillators, because the cardiac charity SADS UK cares deeply about saving young lives.

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Success! - All New School To Have Defibrillators

In 2009 SADS UK provided statistics of 270 cardiac arrests in UK schools each year.

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Guidance from the Dept. of Education includes issues for schools consideration

A defibrillator is a machine used to give an electric shock to restart a patient's heart when they are in cardiac arrest.

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Government should legislate to make defibrillators compulsory in all schools.

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.

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