AED - Public Access
External Defibrillator (AED) Information:
AEDs are machines that can shock a heart with an irregular beat, back into a normal rhythm. AEDs are safe & easy to use after short training session.
PAD - Public Access to Defibrillation means making AEDs accessible in public or private places where large numbers of people or people at risk of heart attack gather.
The information on these pages is provided to help you develop a PAD program, so that you can have an AED in your building.