First Aid Kit

First-aid supplies are to be made available as specified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) in ANSI/ISEA Z308.1-2015. Provided below are the University guidelines for general workplace first aid kits and the minimum requirements of its contents.

Guidelines:

  1. Approved first aid supplies shall be readily available to all employees.
  2. First Aid Kits shall be kept in an easily accessible area.
  3. First aid supplies shall be inspected frequently and replenished when necessary. Some supplies may have expiration dates.
  4. For most workplaces, a Class A First Aid Kit is sufficient. If working in a higher risk environment, a Class B First Aid kit is recommended.

Approved Class A First Aid Kit Contents (ANSI/ISEA Z308. 1-2015)

  • 16 Adhesive Bandage 1 x 3 in.
  • 1 Adhesive Tape 2.5 yd. (total)
  • 10 Antibiotic Application 1/57 oz.
  • 10 Antiseptic 1/57 oz.
  • 1 Breathing Barrier
  • 1 Burn Dressing (gel soaked) 4 x 4 in.
  • 10 Burn Treatment 1/32 oz.
  • 1 Cold Pack 4 x 5 in.
  • 2 Eye covering (with means of attachment) 2.9 sq. in.
  • 1 Eye/Skin Wash 1 FL oz. total
  • 1 First Aid Guide
  • 6 Hand Sanitizer 1/32 oz.
  • 2 pair of Medical Exam Gloves
  • 1 Roller Bandage 2 in. x 4 yd.
  • 1 Scissors
  • 2 Sterile pad 3 x 3 in.
  • 2 Trauma Pad 5 x 9 in.
  • 1 Triangular Bandage 40 x 40 x 56 in.

Approved Class B First Aid Kit Contents (ANSI/ISEA Z308. 1-2015)

  • 50 Adhesive Bandage 1 x 3 in.
  • 2 Adhesive Tape 2.5 yd. (total)
  • 25 Antibiotic Application 1/57 oz.
  • 50 Antiseptic 1/57 oz.
  • 1 Breathing Barrier
  • 2 Burn Dressing (gel soaked) 4 x 4 in.
  • 25 Burn Treatment 1/32 oz.
  • 2 Cold Pack 4 x 5 in.
  • 2 Eye covering (with means of attachment) 2.9 sq. in.
  • 1 Eye/Skin Wash 4 fl. oz. total
  • 1 First Aid Guide
  • 10 Hand Sanitizer 1/32 oz.
  • 4 pair of Medical Exam Gloves
  • 2 Roller Bandage 2 in. x 4 yd.
  • 1 Roller Bandage 4 in. x 4 yd.
  • 1 Scissors
  • 1 Splint 4 x 24 in.
  • 4 Sterile pad 3 x 3 in.
  • 1 Tourniquet 1 in. (width)
  • 4 Trauma Pad 5 x 9 in.
  • 2 Triangular Bandage 40 x 40 x 56 in.

Download

Resources