VIDEO: Autonomous drones deliver defibrillators to 80,000 Swedish residents

Everdrone is now deploying a drone system that delivers Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to the scene of cardiac arrests. In doing so, bystanders will now have the ability to initiate life-saving measures while awaiting professional medical care. Now available to more than 80,000 residents in the Gothenburg area of Sweden, the service is part of a clinical study in collaboration with Sweden’s national emergency call centre, SOS Alarm, and the Centre for Resuscitation Science at Karolinska Institutet (KI). The company’s CEO, Mats Sällström said: “By combining our state-of-the-art drone platform and know-how in the regulatory space, we are finally able
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Flytrex takes-off with drone deliveries following COVID-19 social distancing protocols

Flytrex, in response to the COVID-19 crisis and in partnership with EASE Drones, the Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corporation and the City of Grand Forks, has launched its drone delivery service directly to backyards in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The initiative will provide necessities such as food, medicine and other essential goods via drone to selected households observing social distancing recommendations, helping address the growing health crisis by keeping citizens in the safety of their own homes and reducing crowding and unnecessary contact at local stores.  The company detailed how the deliveries will be made in cooperation with the
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