Defibrillator installed in Landford

Defibrillator installed in Landford

Published by Mike Draper at 7:30am 28th December 2019.

2 minute read

It's the Christmas present that we hope never needs to get used.

This life-saving defibrillator has been jointly funded by the Landford Parish Community Partnership and the Landford Parish Council.

It's been installed on front wall of Landford Village Hall.

Landford Village Hall defibrillator on the front wall of the building..
LIFE SAVER: A defibrillator has been installed outside Landford Village Hall.

The Village Hall Trust also helped pay for installation of the device, as well as some motion-sensitive lights.

VITAL INFO: HOW TO FIND THE DEFIB

It's worth making a note of the actual address of where the defibrillator is:  Landford Village Hall, Lyndhurst Road, SP5 2AE

DEFIB POST CODE

The Ambulance Service use to the postcode to know exactly where you are. If there's an emergency and you want to use the defibrillator on someone, you'll need to dial 999 so the Ambulance Service can give you the code to open the defibrillator cupboard.

The Landford Village Hall defibrillator.
Life-saving kit is 'the best Christmas present'.

HOW DO I USE A PUBLIC DEFIBRILLATOR?

  • These types of defibrillators do not require any training
  • When you open the lid the defibrillator starts to talk to you - it's first words are "Don't panic”!"
  • Follow the instructions and the defibrillator machine makes all the decisions
  • The defibrillator is fully automatic
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