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Defibtech Designs Award‑Winning Resuscitation Equipment for Public Safety

Defibtech is a leader and innovator in the design and manufacture of life-saving resuscitation devices including automated external defibrillators (AEDs), mechanical chest compressors, and related accessories. Our medical technology devices provide easy to use resuscitation equipment that public safety, healthcare providers, and bystanders depend on every day.

With more than 450,000 AED units shipped worldwide, Defibtech is committed to saving lives by producing the best AEDs that advanced medical technology has to offer.

Defibtech has drawn accolades and won numerous awards for its record of innovative sleek product designs, revenue growth, and commitment to quality and service excellence. Built to exacting medical standards, as well as to U.S. Military specifications, Defibtech's Lifeline AEDs are lightweight, robust, dust protected, spray and water resistant, and meet "shock and drop" specifications for use in tough environments. They are also easily maintained and field upgradable, on-site, when CPR guidelines change. Utilizing advanced design and manufacturing techniques, Defibtech provides high quality value-oriented easy-to-use solutions and reliability.

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An extension of Defibtech’s commitment to life-saving resuscitation devices includes the design award winning Lifeline ARM, an automated chest compression (ACC) device for the EMS Pre-Hospital market. The Lifeline ARM provides adult victims of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) the high-quality and continuous chest compressions associated with better survival. 

Headquartered in Guilford, Conn., all of Defibtech’s life-saving products are conceived and developed in-house and are designed and built in the United States at our state-of-the-art facilities. Owned by a leading international medical device manufacturer, Nihon Kohden, Defibtech is committed to designing and creating products that help communities around the world respond to sudden cardiac arrest. For more information about Defibtech and its products, visit