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New from Illinois: Lifesaving Law Passes

by Elizabeth Shaw -

The benefits of learning CPR seem like a pretty big no-brainer to me, especially when it comes to learning it before graduating high school. However, it’s an issue that some need to be sold on. The senate in Illinois have¬†voted to pass a bill with a goal: saving lives. It will require high school students to be trained in CPR …

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Illinois introduces Bill to Require CPR and AED Training for High School Students

by Paul -

We just got an e-mail from someone informing us that the state of Illinois has introduced a bill that would require CPR and AED training for all high school students.¬† It would become a requirement for high school graduation, and begin with the 2014-2015 school year. Illinois House Bill 3724 was introduced in the Illinois House yesterday (October 24, 2013) …