Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is one of the leading causes of death in Europe and Ukraine. Every year more than 40,000 people are killed by SCA in Ukraine. 70% of SCA cases occur outside hospital walls, and 13% of those cases are in the workplace.
Resuscitation activities carried out in the first minutes after SCA, increase the probability of saving a person more than in 4 times. Therefore, it is necessary to begin resuscitation before the arrival of the ambulance.
According to Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG requirements in Electric Engineering Ltd. workshops there is AED Lifeline defibrillator located. Staff had internal training, during which they acquired the skills of effective pre-medical assistance in case of SCA.
Employee health is one of the core values of Electric Engineering Ltd.