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Tennessee County EMS Shows Off CPR Tool

(WDEF) – Chief Danny Lawson of Bradley County EMS said, “Our goal is to prolong quality of life, maintain life.” Now the department has a new tool to save lives: the Lucas 2 state-of-the-art CPR device.  Chief Lawson explained, “CPR’s always been a difficult scenario because a person’s clinically dead and time is an enemy.” Paramedic Training Officer Sonny Hayes showed how it works.  He explained, “It’s that simple.  Very quick.  And that’s the goal.  Get it to the patient quickly.  Get it in use as quickly as possible.”