NewsComox firefighters assist with funding for AED for Care A Van! SHARE ON: Justin Goulet, contributor, Thursday, Jun. 4th, 2015 Care A Van coordinator Helen Boyd with Comox firefightersComox fire crews have partnered up with the Comox Bay Care Society to bring another AED to the Comox Valley.AED stands for automatic external defibrillator. This one will be located on the Care A Van, which travels the Valley helping out anyone in need.Comox Fire chief Gord Schreiner goes into the background of the move. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/COMOX-AED-1.wavSchreiner adds having quick access to an AED has been proven to help save lives. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/COMOX-AEDS-2.wavComox Fire rescue carries AEDs on most of their emergency vehicles and they have one mounted in their fire station.