(WIP) First Aid Refresh (2021)=
=First Aid =
#Put Bleeding Control Kits in place (DONE)
general cabinets in
#Take inventory of general First Aid cabinets (In-Progress)
#Purchase supplies needed to fulfill basic requirements in general First Aid cabinets (To Do)
#Stock general First Aid cabinets to fulfill basic requirements. (To Do)
#Set Maintenance Schedule (To Do)
#Add additional/excess supplies to general First Aid cabinets (To Do)
We are currently going by ANSI Class A first aid list as "Basic Requirements" for restocking general first aid cabinets.
ANSI Class A first
general first aid cabinets .
First Aid Stations
There are three general first aid cabinets in the Hive:
- Main Area
- Outside Woodworking Area
There are also three bleeding control kits in the Hive:
- Woodworking Area
- Metalworking Area
- Main Area
General First Aid Cabinets
These cabinets are for general first aid supplies.
At minimum they should contain basic supplies needed to fulfill requirements for an ANSI Class A kit (ANSI/ISEA Z308.1-2015). A supply list is included with each cabinet, and re-supplying the cabinets be sure to take inventory and make sure the basic supply list is fulfilled first.
The minimum required supplies in these cabinets include:
- 16 * Adhesive Bandages, 1″ x 3″
- 1 * Adhesive Tape 2.5 yd
- 10 * Antibiotic Treatment Application, 1/57 oz
- 10 * Antiseptic Applications 1/57 oz
- 1 * CPR Breathing Barrier
- 1 * Burn Dressing, Gel Soaked 4″ x 4″
- 10 * Burn Treatment, 1/32 oz
- 1 * Cold Pack
- 2 * Eye Covering
- 1 * Eye Wash, 1 oz.
- 1 * First Aid Guide
- 6 * Hand Sanitizer, 0.9g
- 2 * Pair Exam Gloves
- 1 * Roller Bandage, 2″ x 4 yds
- 1 * Scissors
- 2 * Sterile Pad, 3″ x 3″
- 2 * Trauma Pad, 5″ x 9″
- 1 * Triangular Bandage, 40″ x 40″ x 56″
Bleeding Control Kits
There are three bleeding control kits in the Hive intended to handle live-threatening and/or traumatic bleeding.
The supplies in these kits should include at minimum:
- Tourniquet (CAT or SOF-T)
- Emergency/Compression Bandage (Emergency Bandage, OLEAS Modular Bandage, or NAR Emergency Trauma Dressing)
- Hemostatic Gauze (QuikClot or Celox)
- Compressed Gauze
- Pair of Chest Seals
- Pair of Nitrile Gloves
- Trauma Shears
- Permanent Marker
- Instruction Card
Both the general first aid cabinets and the bleeding control kits should be inspected and if needed re-stocked at least once a year.
Refresh Dates Completed: