West Virginia State AED Law

➜ WV Code 22-1-3&22-3-4 2018 AEDs are required at underground mines and surface mines.
➜ WV Code 30-4A-(4-7) 2016 Outlines AED requirements for dental offices.
➜ WV Code 16-4D-1 2016 The West Virginia Legislature hereby finds and declares that each year more than two hundred fifty thousand Americans die from out-of-hospital incidents of sudden cardiac arrest. More than ninety-five percent of these incidents result in death and, in many cases, death occurs because properly trained persons with life-saving AEDs arrive at the scene too late.
➜ WV Code 16-4D-2 2016 Defines: Anticipated Operator, Automated External Defibrillator, Early Defibrillation Program, Emergency Medical Services, Entity, Medical Director, and Unanticipated Operator.
➜ WV Code 16-4D-3 2016 Outlines instructions to ensure the public health and safety for a person that acquires an AED.
➜ WV Code 18-2-9 2016 The state board shall prescribe a standardized health education assessment to be administered within health education classes to measure student health knowledge and program effectiveness.