www.kitcarecorp.com info@kitcarecorp.com 22 Call us today at 1-800-387-1858 or 416-243-3030 Regulation Federal First Aid Kits kit care FEDERAL REGULATION FIRST AID KITS (Canada Labour Code) Notwithstanding the location of the place of employment/industry, federal regulation workplace first aid kits may be applicable. Common industries include the following: 9 Federal employers, Airports, Banks 9 Inter-provincial and international transportation - trucks, railways, ships, ferries, canals 9 Broadcasting/telecommunications industries (radio, telephone, television, cable) SCHEDULE I (Subsection 16.7 (1)) REQUIREMENTS FOR FIRST AID KITS Type of Number of Employees First Aid Kit 2 to 5 (subject to item 5). ..................................................................A 6 or more, where the first aid attendant is required.........................B to have at least a basic first aid certificate (Office) 6 or more, where the first aid attendant is required.........................C to have at least a standard first aid certificate (Non-office) 1, detached from the main party in a remote...................................D workplace 1 to 3, travelling by snowrnobile or other small...............................D vehicle, other than a truck, van or automobile Note: The contents offirst aid kits A, B, C and D are set out in Schedule II. SCHEDULE II (Subsection 16.7 (2) and (4)) CONTENT OF FIRST AID KITS Quantity According to Type of First Aid Kit: Supplies and Equipment A B C D Antiseptic swabs (10-pack)..................................... 1 1 4 1 Scissors: super shears............................................ - - 1 - Bandages: adhesive strips...................................... 12 48 100 6 Plastic bags: waterproof, sealable.......................... - - 2 - Bandages: triangular, 100 cm, folded..................... 2 6 8 1 Blankets: emergency, pocket size.......................... 1 - - - First Aid Kit Container............................................. 1 1 1 1 Dressings: combination, 12.7 cm x 20.3 cm...................................... - - 6 - Dressings: compress, 7.5 cm x 12 cm.................... 1 2 - - Dressings: gauze sterile 10.4 cm x 10.4 cm...................................... 4 12 24 2 Dressings: gauze, non-sterile 10.4 cm x 10.4 cm.................................... 10 40 200 - Forceps: splinter. ..................................................... 1 1 1 - Gloves: disposable.................................................. 4 8 40 - Mouth-to-mouth resuscitation mask with one-way valve..................................... 1 1 1 - Record book: First Aid............................................ 1 1 1 1 Scissors: bandage. .................................................. 1 1 - - Self-adhering gauze bandage: 7.5 cm x 4.5 cm.......................................... 2 6 24 - Tape: adhesive, 1.2 cm x 4.5 cm............................ - - - 1 Tape: adhesive, 2.5 cm x 4.5 cm............................ 1 2 4 - Additional supplies and equipment maintained outside of the kit itself (for remote Workplace) Blankets: bed type.................................................. – – 2 - Splint set................................................................. – 1 1 - Stretcher. ................................................................. – – 1 - SCHEDULE III (Subsection 16.7 (3) and (4)) ADDITIONAL FIRST AID SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT FOR REMOTE WORKPLACES Supplies and Equipment Quantity Guide on wilderness first aid ...................................................1 30 mL (6 teaspoonsful) table salt sealed in strong. ..................1 plastic bag 30 mL (6 teaspoonsful) baking soda........................................1 (not baking powder), scaled in strong plastic bag 60 mL (12 teaspoonsful) sugar, sealed in . ...............................1 strong plastic bag 1 litre plastic bags ...................................................................5 Large plastic garbage bags . ....................................................2 Patient tmatment record forms, which include .......................3 vital sign recording sections Oral temperature thermometer in an .......................................1 unbreakable case Emergency signalling mirror.....................................................1 Blanket: emergency, pocket size.............................................1 Anti-itch ointment/lotion/swabs (10-pack)...............................2 Scissors: super shears.............................................................1 Bags: disposable, waterproof, emesis.....................................4 Bum jelly (5 mL)........................................................................4 Plastic bags: waterproof and sealable for . ..............................2 disposal of contaminated waste Cold packs: instant type..........................................................2 Hot packs: instant type ...........................................................2 Note: In addition to the type A first aid kit and the above items, an effective means of communication with the base camp of operations must be avail- able. The contents of a type A first aid kit are set out in Schedule III. SCHEDULE IV (Subsection 16.12 (4) and (7)) FIRST AID ROOM SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT Item Supplies and Equipment Quantity First aid kit: type C (containing the supplies and.....................1 equipment set out in Schedule II) Basin: wash, portable, 4.7 L capacity......................................1 Bedding: disposable, 2 sheets and 2 pillow cases (set) . .....................................................6 Tray instrument........................................................................1 Waste receptacle: covered. ......................................................1 Soap: liquid, with dispenser.....................................................1 Towels: disposable, with dispenser.........................................1 Cups: box of disposable, with dispenser.................................1 Flashlight (appropriate for the workplace). ...............................1 Product No. of Box Dimensions Code Employees W” x H” x D” A1-151 2 - 5 8 x 5 x 3 Canada Labour Code Type A Kit A1-151R 2 - 5 9.5 x 6.5 x 2.75 Canada Labour Code Type A Kit (Refill) A1-151REM 2 - 5 9.5 x 6.5 x 2.75 Canada Labour Code Type A Kit (Remote) A1-152 2 - 5 9.5 x 6.5 x 2.75 Canada Labour Code Type B Kit A1-152R 2 - 5 9.5 x 9.5 x 3 Canada Labour Code Type B Kit (Refill) A1-153 2 - 5 15.25 x 10 x 4.75 Canada Labour Code Type C Kit A1-153R 2 - 5 15.25 x 10 x 4.75 Canada Labour Code Type C Kit (Refill) A1-154 2 - 5 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 Canada Labour Code Type D Kit