Automated external defibrillator

Jack Crowley

Long Island Teen Hit In Chest By Line Drive Grateful For AED Machine

Ninth-grader Jack is now home from the hospital, benched for six weeks but thankful for the machine that made all the difference.

05/11/2015

Automated External Defibrillator (AED) (file/credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Rules Negligence Lawsuit Against LI Gym Can Proceed

Even though state law requires New York health clubs to have defibrillators and staff trained in their operation, they aren’t required to actually use them on a stricken patron, the state’s highest court ruled Thursday.

02/07/2013