ORC Ann. 2305.235(B)
Liability: Physician Using AED
A physician who uses an AED will not be held legally responsible. They can be held legally responsible if acting with the intent to cause harm.
Immunity as to automated external defibrillation.
(B) Except in the case of willful or wanton misconduct, no physician shall be held liable in civil damages for injury, death, or loss to person or property for providing a prescription for an automated external defibrillator approved for use as a medical device by the United States food and drug administration or consulting with a person regarding the use and maintenance of a defibrillator.