First Aid Store is proud to offer the original "Annie" and all Laerdal Brand items at great value with great service.
Laerdal is a major manufacturer of medical equipment and medical training products based in Stavanger, Norway. Established in 1940 as a print shop, it soon began manufacturing popular rubber toys under the name Tomte Laerdal - the company's best-known product in the 1960s. Parallel to this was the manufacture of medical training models and devices - the company's mainstay today. Laerdal's best-known product today is a training manikin popularly named 'CPR Annie'.
Laerdal CPR Training manikins have long been at the forefront of being training companions with millions and millions of students. They have always provided the best hands on training and equipment for CPR. Since 1960 when "Resuci Anne" was introduced, to manikins such as Baby Anne, Choking Charlie, Little Anne and many more, the manikins have been used to treat how to give CPR to infants, children and adults, with Laerdal realizing each size and age had minute different that needed to focused on.