- Less than 1 in 5 (17 percent) feel confident that they could reach the nearest AED in their workplace and return to the victim quickly
- Eighty-six percent would not feel comfortable using the AED during an emergency such as cardiac arrest
- Eighty-eight percent have not received training on the proper use of the workplace AED
For more information, please visit www.cintas.com/firstaidsafety.Survey methodology: This survey was conducted online within the United States by Harris Interactive on behalf of Cintas from September 9-11, 2013 among 2,019 adults ages 18 and older, of whom, 916 are employed full-time and/or part-time. This online survey is not based on a probability sample and therefore no estimate of theoretical sampling error can be calculated. For complete survey methodology, including weighting variables, please contact Jess Messenger at firstname.lastname@example.org. About Cintas Corporation: Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas Corporation provides highly specialized services to businesses of all types primarily throughout North America. Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate identity uniform programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom cleaning and supplies, tile and carpet cleaning, promotional products, first aid, safety, fire protection products and services and document management services for more than 1 million businesses. Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.