On Saturday 13th August 2011, Ian Hough suffered a cardiac arrest during a regatta at Stourport Boat Club. Fortunately for him, there was a defibrillator at the club that day which saved his life.
This film is produced by drpvideo, featuring West Midlands Ambulance Service, and explains the importance of defibrillators in public places.
Music credits: SUBMERSIVE. Released by Sub Pub Music. Composed by Michael Maas. Featuring Christine Hals. Buy: itunes.apple.com/us/album/submersive/id935447008 ABOVE THE SKY. Released by Mattia Cupelli. Composed by Mattia Cupelli. Buy: itunes.apple.com/us/album/il-cacciatore-di-arcobaleni/id897201088. UPON THE SKY’S WHALE. Released by Mattia Cupelli.Composed by Mattia Cupelli. Buy: itunes.apple.com/us/artist/mattia-cupelli/id650088758
If you’ve been inspired by Ian’s story and want to find out more about defibrillators, find out how you can help to save lives.
If you already have a defibrillator in your workplace, school or community, please register your defibrillator with us.