Cardiac Science Powerheart G5 Backpack
Cardiac Science Powerheart G5 Backpack
Product Code XBPAED001AUSA
- Powerheart G5 AED Enclosed Backpack
The Powerheart G5 backpack allows users to easily transport their AED, allowing your life-saving AED to be taken on-the-go at all times.
The AED will sit in a transparent pouch at the front of the backpack, providing maximum visibility and quick accessibility if an emergency occurs. The shoulder straps can be adjusted to fit the user, and inside the backpack, there is additional space which can be utilized to store spare accessories, such as electrode pads and batteries.
How to Use
Storing your AED in the backpack allows for easy transportation and ensures you’re never without your life-saving device. Having it with you wherever you go allows you to be heart safe no matter where you travel to.
Designed to carry the essential accessories alongside the AED, spare electrode pads and a spare battery can be kept with the device, to help make sure it is always rescue ready in the event of an emergency.
Have any unanswered questions about the Powerheart G5 Backpack? Why not give the defibshop team a call?
Simply pick up the phone and call them on 800 989 7768 and one of our friendly, knowledgeable advisors will be happy to assist you with all your queries.
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.