Did You Know...
In Australia approximately 30,000 people sustain a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) outside of a hospital and are treated by emergency medical services (EMS) each year.
That’s 575 Australians suffering a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) every week and
ONLY 1 out of 10 WILL SURVIVE!
- It can happen anytime, anywhere and to anyone, even young athletes
- Early defibrillation is the single most effective treatment for SCA
- Defibrillation within three minutes of collapse can increase the chance of survival to over 70%
Raising Awareness and Education with the 3 Very Important Steps to Potentially Save a Life as well as the vital function that defibrillators can perform in case of a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) outside a Hospital
Creating safer places for you to live, work, live, play, entertain and more; we aim to create more Heart Safe Environments across Australia by placing defibrillators in homes, neighbourhood, educational establishments, workplaces, sports and leisure clubs, public and community environments—allowing you to simply, safely and effectively help someone save a life.