Tag: Health and Safety Committee

In the news: WBAY airs story on AED efforts, awareness

Efforts to increase the number and awareness of Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) on campus are receiving some local media attention, with WBAY, Channel 2 airing a story this weekend. Reporter Kristyn Allen was on campus Friday (Nov. 30), interviewing safety manager Jill Fermanich, Police Chief Tomas Kujawa and student health and safety committee member Jeff […]

Heartwarming news: UW-Green Bay increases number, awareness of AEDs

A campus committee hopes to have you seeing red as it aims for increased placement and awareness of life-saving AEDs. There are now 21 on-campus automatic external defibrillators, which can be used to shock the heart during a specific type of cardiac arrest, up from 14 just a few months ago. Also new is a […]

UW-Green Bay increases quantity, awareness of AEDs on campus

UW-Green Bay is increasing the number and awareness of life-saving Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) on campus, launching a new website to promote access in case of emergency. The goal, Police Chief Tom Kujawa says, is to have an AED accessible from anywhere on campus within five minutes — and for students, faculty and staff to know where they are before an emergency occurs.