Metra trains to get defibrillators

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Metra is in the process of installing 300 defibrillators on its commuter trains.

The process should be completed by the end of next month.

Metra received a grant from the RTA for the life-saving equipment.

There have been instances where commuters on trains have started to go into cardiac arrest and that’s why the decision was made to install the defibrillators.

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