Everdrone Expands Life Saving Drone System to Denmark
by DRONELIFE Workers Author Ian M. Crosby
Everdrone is increasing its life saving drone providers to Denmark following its profitable implementation inside Sweden.
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Everdrone’s emergency medical drones transport cardiac defibrillator tools to the scene of cardiac emergencies. Within the metropolis of Aalborg, a hangar is presently in place with operations underway.
“We’re proud and pleased to have Everdrone’s first venture outdoors of Sweden totally operational”, mentioned Daniel Blecher, Everdrone’s Head of Buyer Operations. “This marks the seventh energetic system to this point and can enable us to achieve a complete of 340,000 individuals in each Sweden and Denmark.”
Two years in the past, Everdrone started exploring potential places in collaboration with the Copenhagen Emergency Medical Companies. After deciding on Aalborg, the venture was developed and finalized alongside Area Nordjylland to be able to serve the area’s 110,000 inhabitants.
“The final couple of years, the survival charge for cardiac arrest sufferers has elevated in Denmark. However nonetheless, we see an enormous potential to be even higher which is why we see it as vital to check out new expertise, to get information on how drone deliveries can play its half”, mentioned Fredrik Folke, researcher, and professor at Area Hovedstadens Akutberedskab.
“The Aalborg venture will tell us whether or not using drones is a approach ahead on a much bigger scale in Denmark. ‘Is it an optimum technical answer?’, ‘What number of minutes earlier than the ambulance can we ship a defibrillator?’ These are just a few of the questions we’re trying to reply on a smaller scale, earlier than deciding on whether or not we are able to scale up”, mentioned Louise Kollander, anaesthesiologist, and researcher at Area Hovedstadens Akutberedskab.
The institution of the Aalborg hangar and the method of mobilizing the drone system has served as a helpful lesson for Everdrone.
“It’s taken a bit longer than anticipated to get it up and working, however overcoming the challenges of working in a high traffic airspace in addition to establishing cooperation with the primary emergency providers and Nationwide Aviation Authorities outdoors of Sweden, has taught us a lot”, mentioned Blecher. “We’ve amassed tons of helpful information that might be extraordinarily useful when establishing new partnerships overseas.”
Solely showcased throughout a press occasion on June 22, the system obtained protection from Danish nationwide media.
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Ian attended Dominican College of California, the place he obtained a BA in English in 2019. With a lifelong ardour for writing and storytelling and a eager curiosity in expertise, he’s now contributing to DroneLife as a workers author.
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