SPRINGFIELD GARDENS, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeVac, the revolutionary device that has successfully removed an object from a blocked airway and prevented choking deaths, has delivered 150 LifeVac units to the Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State.
"We are very excited to have LifeVac present in the CP of NYS Day Habilitation Programs and residences throughout the Five Boroughs of New York," said Arthur Lih, Founder and CEO of LifeVac. "People living with Cerebral Palsy are at particular risk of choking and LifeVac has proven to be an effective rescue device." Lih continued, "This is another step in our mission to reduce the number of choking deaths around the world."
About LifeVac - LifeVac is a non-powered, single patient, portable suction apparatus designed to save the life of a choking victim. LifeVac has registered at least two successful life saving rescues since its invention on 2014. It can be used on children, the elderly and on oneself. For more information please visit www.lifevac.net
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/cerebral-palsy-associations-of-new-york-state-to-carry-lifevac-300377149.html