Philips FR3 Fast Response Kit

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Philips FR3 Fast Response Kit

Product Code 989803150111USA

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What's Included?

  • FR3 Fast Response Kit

To complement your Heartstart FR3 AED, we recommend keeping this Fast Response Kit alongside your unit to assist you when providing care during a cardiac rescue.  

Essential Equipment

Manufactured by Philips for the Heartstart FR3 AED, this Fast Response Kit comprises the vital equipment you need to assist you when treating a victim of cardiac arrest.

Included in the kit are gloves and a mask to help protect both the victim and the responder, scissors to cut through any clothing and a razor to get rid of any excess hair for effective pad placement.

Thanks to its compact design, you can store your response kit alongside your AED so your rescue essentials are always close at hand.

More Information

Got a question about one of our products? Your answer is only a phone call away! For more information regarding AEDs, cardiac arrest or any of the products on our site, call 888 820 0760 where a member of the defibshop team will happily answer any questions you have. 

 Want to know why you should choose us? 

  • Experienced and knowledgeable staff on-hand to offer impartial advice on all things AEDs
  • We have a nationwide training network to deliver training in the use of a defib and CPR
  • Not only providing free battery and pad reminders, we also will replace your electrode pads for free if you use your defib in the first two years after purchase
  • Over 14 years worth of experience as an AED specialist 
  • 5 / 5 Review Score
  • Over 97% of our customers would buy from us again

 

What is an IP rating?

An IP (Ingress Protection) rating classifies the degrees of protection of an electrical item against water and dust. Beginning with IP and followed by two numbers, the first digit is indicative of the item’s resistance to dust and the second is of its resistance to water. Protection against dust is measured from */ 0 up to 6, whereas protection against water is measured from */ 0 up to 8. The protection against these elements increases as the number does, with * / 0 telling us that the item has NO protection against either dust or water.

Why is this important?

The IP rating of a defib will tell you (and us!) whether it is suitable for the environment where it’s most likely to be used; for example, if there is a good chance your defib may be used in an outdoor environment, you will need a unit with a higher IP rating to ensure it can be used regardless the weather or terrain. If you are looking for a defibrillator more suitable for an indoors environment, you can afford to choose one with a lower IP rating, based on the other features that may be more suitable.

When a particular product is “approved” by the FDA, this marks the pass in the premarket approval (or PMA) application of a particular product which has been submitted to the FDA.

To receive approval of a device through a PMA application, the applicant in question must provide reasonable assurance of the device’s safety and effectiveness which is then challenged by the FDA before being approved.

Whilst all AEDs can be used to increase chances of survival and even save a life in the event of a cardiac arrest, FDA approved devices provide that extra piece of mind that the specific unit being used has undergone vigorous and substantial testing to ensure that that particular piece of equipment operates just as it should and provides the most effective care possible.

Many manufacturers perform their own tests on products, but not all defibrillators will undergo the same premarket approval as FDA approved devices and there is no guarantee or stamp of certification if testing has taken place with non-FDA approved products.