Oregon State AED Law

Oregon State AED Law

 Summary of Requirements
AED-Check.jpgPhysicianPhysician automated external defibrillator prescription required.
AED-Check.jpgCPR/AED TrainingA sufficient number of employees must receive training in the use of an
automated external defibrillator so that at least one trained employee
may be reasonably expected to be present at the public setting during
regular business hours.
 EMS NotificationNo Current Legislation
AED-Check.jpgMaintenance ProgramThe AED must be maintained, inspected and serviced, the battery and the
electrodes for the automated external defibrillator must be in
accordance with guidelines set forth by the manufacturer. The automated
external defibrillator must be stored in a location from which it can be
quickly retrieved during regular business hours. The presence and
location of each automated external defibrillator must be clearly
 AED-Check.jpgNotification of UseEach location must establish a policy to call 9-1-1 to activate the
emergency medical services system as soon as practicable after the
potential need for the automated external defibrillator is recognized.

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 Good Samaritan Protection
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OR Rev Stat § 30.802 – 2015

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

 Laws / Legislation

OR Admin Rules § 818-026-0060 



2016Outlines AED requirements for dental offices.
OR Rev Stat § 336.4722015As an integral part of the health education curriculum or the physical education curriculum for students in grades 7 through 12, each school district must provide instruction in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and the use of an automated external defibrillator.
OR Rev Stat § 339.345  2015Outlines AED requirements for schools.
SB 1548 2014Provides immunity for a person using an AED in good faith.
OR Admin Rules § 333-030-0105 2013Outlines AED requirements for camps.
SB 10332010Requires AEDs in all public and private schools.
SB 10062010Requires an AED in community colleges and schools of higher education.  Revises the requirement for a defibrillator in health clubs.
OR Rev Stat § 431.690 2009Outlines AED requirements for places of public assembly.
SB 5562009Requires at least one automated external defibrillator on the premises
for business with 50,000 or more square feet and at least 25 people
congregating per day.
OR Rev Stat § 431.680 2007Outlines AED requirements for health clubs.
 OR Admin Rules § 333-060-0​2102007Outlines AED requirements for swimming pools.


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