First Aid kits

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Choosing and Stocking Your First Aid Kit

Selecting the Right First Aid Kit

Variety of Options: First aid kits come in various shapes and sizes.

Equipment Matters: The specific kit matters less than having essential first aid supplies.

Checking Your Existing Supplies

In-Car Kits: Many modern cars come equipped with first aid kits.

Household Kits: You can choose to buy a ready-made kit or assemble one yourself for home use.

Suggested First Aid Kit Contents

  • Assorted Washproof Plasters: 20 pieces
  • Eye Pad Dressing with Loop: 2 pieces
  • Triangular Bandage: 2 pieces
  • Medium Dressing 12cm x 12cm: 6 pieces
  • Large Dressing 18cm x 18cm: 2 pieces
  • Assorted Safety Pins: 6 pieces
  • First Aid Wipes: 6 pieces
  • Resuscitation Face Barrier: 1 piece
  • Sterile Gauze Swabs: 5 pieces
  • Gloves (pairs): 2 pairs
  • Micropore Tape 1.25cm x 10m: 1 roll
  • First Aid Scissors: 1 pair
  • Burns Dressing: 1 piece

Stocking your first aid kit with these suggested items ensures you're prepared for common injuries and emergencies.