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North Carolina State AED Law

 Summary of Requirements

A physician licensed in North Carolina needed for prescription.

CPR/AED Training
The person responsible for the site where the AED is located must provide a program of training to be eligible for immunity.
AED-Check.jpg  EMS Notification In order to enhance public health and safety, a seller of an AED shall notify the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Facilities Services, Office of EMS of the existence, location, and type of AED.

Maintenance Program
No Current Legislation

Notification of Use
No Current Legislation


 Good Samaritan Protection
Property Owner
Physician Trainer
No Current Legislation

NC General Stat § 90-21.14 - 2014

Provides Good Samaritan protection for use of an AED and establishes guidelines for AED programs.


 Laws / Legislation
Date Summary
 NC Admin Code 21 NCAC 16Q .0302 2017  Outlines AED requirements for dental offices.
HB 914
2012 Requires that AEDs are places in all government buildings and training is provided for state employees working within the buildings.
NC General Stat § 90-21.15  2007  Defines: Automated External Defibrillator, Person, and Training. 

The information posted on our website is not intended as legal advice and may contain inaccurate or incomplete information. We encourage you to contact your state representative should you require more information.