From: Lora Chisholm <supermommy100**At_Symbol_Here**HOTMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] First Aid Kits in labs
Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2014 11:25:38 -0700
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can someone send me a list of requirements for a lab first aid kit, I am opening a new lab and need a list of what is needed in one
RX Labs

Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2014 09:40:58 -0800
From: vlongacr**At_Symbol_Here**CALPOLY.EDU
Subject: [DCHAS-L] First Aid Kits in labs


What are the required components to the first aid kits in your labs?  =3BI see the ANSI Z308 1-2003 Standard includes burn treatment and antiseptic.  =3BI remember being told in a first aid class a few years ago that we should never apply any other treatment than band-aids or gauze.  =3BBurn  =3Band antiseptic ointments should be left to emergency personnel only.  =3BAs such, our first aid kits contain gloves, gauze pads, and band-aids only.

What do you teach or recommend?
Vivian Longacre
Safety Training Specialist
Environmental Health &=3B Safety
Cal Poly State University
San Luis Obispo, CA

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