Sweeney First Aid Supplies

Specialists In Industrial First Aid

New BS Compliant First Aid Kits

A new British Standard First Aid Kit contents list has been issued, this is BS 8599-1. It is anticipated The HSE will change its Code Of Practice to recommend the new BSI Standard, replacing the kit contents set out in 1997. Please see below the new list of contents and click here for the suggested level of supplies you should provide

 

Contents  Small Medium Large Travel
(1 person)
Guidance Card 1 1 1 1
Contents List 1 1 1 1
Med Sterile Dressing 4 6 8 1
Large Sterile Dressing 1 2 2 1
Triangular Bandage 2 3 4 1
Safety Pins 6 12 24 2
Eyepad + bandage 2 3 4 1
Waterproof Plasters 40 60 100 10
Sterile Saline Wipes 20 30 40 4
Microporous Tape 2.5cm x 5m 1 1 1 1
Nitrile Gloves Pairs 6 9 12 1
Sterile Finger Dressing 2 3 4
(Med 3.5cm x 3.5cm,)
Resusciade 1 1 2 1
Foil Blanket 1 2 3 1
Eye wash 250ml 1
Burn Dressing 10 x 10 1 2 2 1
Scissors 1 1 1 1
Conforming Bandage 7.5cm 1 2 2 1