Listen Live
HomeNewsBC Ferries Adds More AEDs At Minor Terminals

BC Ferries Adds More AEDs At Minor Terminals

BC Ferries has installed an additional 24 Automated External Defibrillators, or AED’s at minor terminals for customers to use in the event of a medical emergency.
A senior manager with resuscitation services at the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Shelley Parker says those AED’s are registered and if someone calls 9-1-1 the dispatcher will know where they are….
Parker says there is a cardiac incident in B.C. about every 4 hours and time is of the essence in helping those who have one.
34 of BC Ferries’ 47 terminal locations are equipped with AEDs.
- Advertisment -
- Advertisment -
- Advertisement -

Continue Reading