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How to use a Defibrillator


This guide tells you how to use a defibrillator. For more information on what a defibrillator is, please read the Operating Defibrillator Guide by clicking the link above.

In an Emergency

To access your nearest Defibrillator phone 999 for the ambulance service. They will notify you of the locality and the code to access the cabinet. They will continue to provide you with instruction on how to treat the casualty and operate the machine.

For more information on where to access a defibrillator and different casualty scenarios, please read the St John Ambulance guide for rescuers at the following link:

https://www.sja.org.uk/get-advice/first-aid-advice/how-to/how-to-use-a-defibrillator/