Why are AEDs so expensive?
AEDs are expensive because of the level of R&D that goes into each unit.
AEDs are medical devices which uses specialty electronic components to accurately analyze heart rhythms in order to effectively save someone’s life. The amount of research and development that goes into these units is extensive and they are rigorously tested to ensure they will work when called upon to perform. Consider the impact an AED can have on someone’s life!