Media Contact

Corporate Media Contact:

Jenny Sandvik
Communications Manager
Tel: +47 950 36 566


About Laerdal Medical

Laerdal Medical is a global corporation dedicated to helping save lives through the advancement of resuscitation and emergency care. The vision of Laerdal is that no one should unnecessarily die or be disabled during birth or from sudden illness or trauma.

Following the pioneering and world famous Resusci Anne manikin for CPR training in 1960, a wide selection of innovative product solutions have continued to support and enhance healthcare education and to facilitate the dissemination of CPR skills and knowledge in the wider lay community. Laerdal has developed break-through technologies that have helped define its portfolio of simulation, micro-simulation, virtual reality, automated external defibrillators, and emergency therapeutic products as reputable market leaders. Other well known brands include SimMan, SimBaby, SimNewB, HeartStart, Q-CPR, Stifneck, the Pocket Mask and BaXstrap.

The Laerdal Corporation employs in the region of 1,400 people in more than 20 countries and has additional international representation through a network of over 50 distributors. All employees are committed to the company ethos of ‘helping save lives’ through the ongoing research, development and supply of innovative solutions to attain improved patient outcomes.