AED stands for automated external defibrillator. It is a device that diagnoses cardiac arrhythmias, fibrillation, and tachycardia. After diagnoses it can treat through defibrillation. Having an automated external defibrillator can possibly save a live because it allows the heart to start beating effectively again by stopping the arrhythmia. Having an AED on hand as well as qualified trained employee who knows how to work it and identify a heart attack allows for peace of mind in the workplace.

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