Life-saving defibrillators installed in town centres

A number of life-saving defibrillators are being installed in public places across Knowsley from this week. The Automated External Defibrillators (AED) are easy to use and can save the life of a person who’s suffered a sudden cardiac arrest. Since 2013, Knowsley Council has provided defibrillators to every school and children’s centre in the borough, … Read more

Chain of survival

St Helens Council has been working alongside partners, local residents and fundraisers throughout 2015 to increase the availability of defibrillators in the borough and further strengthen the ‘chain of survival’. In collaboration with the British Heart Foundation, North West Ambulance Service (NWAS), the Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and partner services within the Local Authority, the … Read more