Making sure your AED is tested and ready to go
by Heart Saver NZ
We already think you're great because you have taken the best step ever by investing in an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). We're not exaggerating when we say this could be a life-saving decision. We truly hope you never have to use it.
An AED is a valuable piece of medical equipment. Like any piece of safety equipment, such as a fire extinguisher or smoke detector, an AED must be inspected regularly and maintained.
Here are some recommendations to ensure your AED is ready to go in the event of an emergency.