Amelia Kohn - Ambulance Victoria

Every day, around 18 Victorians will suffer a cardiac arrest and only 1 in 10 survive, 75 percent of cardiac arrests occur in the home.

Cardiac arrest can happen to anyone, anytime, anywhere, and any age, health or fitness level, often without symptoms.

Loddon Mallee Acting Regional Director Amelia Kohn joined Daniel on The Home Stretch to talk about "Shocktober", a month long campaig to ensure Automated External Defibrillators are registered through Ambulance Victoria, encorage schools, businesses and sporting grounds to make AEDs publicly accessible.

For all the details head to ambulance.vic.gov.au

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