An automated external defibrillator device that will be installed on a Metra train. (Credit: CBS)

Metra Trains Getting Life-Saving Portable Defibrillators

Metra Board Chairman Brad O’Halloran said the defibrillators will be installed on about 300 Metra train cars.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2012

A defibrillator used to treat cardiac arrest.

Doctor Maps AED Locations

Dr. David Beiser and students from U of C’s Lab School set out to map AED locations in Hyde Park.


Metra Train

Metra Weighs Putting Defibrillators On Trains

Metra is weighing whether to become the first commuter rail agency in the nation to put defibrillators aboard its trains.

WBBM Newsradio–02/14/2011