Tag Archives: Child Choking First Aid

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 […]