There are Automated External Defibrillators (AED) in many campus buildings; portable units are also available by contacting the LSCS Police Department at 5911 (campus phone) or 281.290.5911 (cell phone or off-campus). This life saving equipment is available to assist individuals who may be suffering from sudden cardiac.
Knowing how to use these devices and where they are located can increase the survival rate of a heart attack. Locations of these devices are denoted in the campus Fire Safety Plan and on the evacuation maps posted around campus. You may also contact your campus Facilities Department for more information.
Are there instructions on how to use the AED?
Printed instructions and graphics are on the machine. Some AEDs have voice prompts to guide the user. View the video above for additional instructions. If not an emergency, we recommend you obtain training by using the information above.