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Police save a choking victim with LifeVac

LifeVac Registers 125th Life Saved

LifeVac is overjoyed to announce its 125th life saved.  A few weeks ago, LifeVac was utilized by the Prairie Du Chien Police Department in Wisconsin when law enforcement officers responded to a choking-related emergency. When arriving on the scene the elderly gentleman was immediately attended to using the Heimlich maneuver.  When choking rescue procedures were […]

LifeVac saves 124th Life in Choking Emergency

LifeVac Registers 124th Life Saved

LifeVac saves another life and welcomes a new care provider to the LifeVac family. It’s with great pleasure the team at LifeVac Europe share news that LifeVac has again helped save another life in the Adult Care Sector. LifeVac was used again to help save a life in a choking emergency, this time in Ireland. […]

LifeVac Saves 123rd Lives

LifeVac Registers 123rd Life Saved

LifeVac is thrilled to announce another life saved.  An 80-year-old was saved by her son when she began choking on a piece of steak.  Abdominal thrusts were attempted however were unsuccessful.  Her son grabbed the rescue device and while she was standing successfully dislodged the obstruction from her airway on the first attempt. “LifeVac helped […]

LifeVac Registers 122nd Life Saved

LifeVac helps save its 122nd life within Hallmark Care Homes The team at LifeVac Europe are very pleased to share more amazing news that LifeVac has helped save yet another life in the UK Adult Care Sector. This time within Hallmark Care Homes following their group rollout. An elderly resident was eating his dinner when […]

LifeVac Registers 121st Life Saved

LifeVac saves another child!  We are overjoyed to announce that LifeVac has helped save the life of this precious 7-year-old little girl.  The obstruction in the child’s airway caused a total blockage and her lips were turning blue. Her mother saved her life using the LIfeVac device after the BLS protocol was unsuccessful.    Here is her mother’s […]

120th Life Saved in Choking Emergency by LifeVac

LifeVac Registers 120th Life Saved

It’s with great pleasure, we are able to share the wonderful news that LifeVac has been used again within the Adult Care Sector in the UK. A resident began to choke during mealtime, which became a full airway obstruction. Staff acted very quickly delivering BLS Choking protocol which failed to dislodge the obstruction. Staff then […]

LifeVac Registers 118th Life Saved

An 81-year-old female patient at an eldercare home in Spain suffered a full airway obstruction when she began choking on a chocolate profiterole (sweet bun). Staff performed the Heimlich maneuver but failed to dislodge the food stuck in her airway. LifeVac was used twice and successfully removed the obstruction saving the patient’s life. Staff stated: […]

LifeVac Saves 117th Life from Choking

LifeVac Registers 117th Life Saved

The team at LifeVac Europe is very pleased to share amazing news, we have been informed that LifeVac has saved its first life within Priory Group in a choking emergency. A resident was enjoying their evening meal when they came into difficulty and started choking. Staff acted very quickly delivering back blows and abdominal thrusts […]

LifeVac Registers 116th Life Saved

LifeVac helps save 3rd life within Sunrise Senior Living in a choking emergency We are very pleased to announce that LifeVac has been used again within the UK Adult Care Sector to help save another life in a choking emergency.  A nurse had to put his training into action when an elderly resident began to choke […]