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First Aid ANSI Standards Updated

DHSK01_lrAmerican National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released updated guidelines for the minimum requirements of first aid kits for 2015. Take a look at the charts below to compare these new guidelines to the previous ones. And, rest assured, that all Think Safe first aid kits are ANSI compliant.

 

ANSI/ISEA Z308.1 – 2009

Minimum Quantity Requirements for Unit Packaging

Unit First Aid Supply
Minimum Size or Volume – US
Minimum Size of Volume – metric
Supply Quantity per unit package

Absorbent Compress
32 sq. in.
206 sq. cm
1

Adhesive Bandage
1 x 3 in.
2.5 x 7.5 cm
16

Adhesive Tape
2.5 yd (total)
2.3 m
1 or 2

Antibiotic Treatment
0.14 fl oz.
0.5 g
6

Antiseptic Swab
0.14 fl oz.
0.5 g
10

Antiseptic Wipe
1 x 1 in.
2.5 x 2.5 cm
10

Antiseptic Towelette
24 sq. in.
157 sq. cm
10

Bandage Compress (2 in.)
2 x 36 in.
5 x 91 cm
4

Bandage Compress (3 in.)
3 x 60 in.
7.5 x 152 cm
2

Bandage Compress (4 in.)
4 x 72 in.
10 x 183 cm
1

Breathing Barrier
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1

Burn Dressing
4 x 4 in.
10 x 10 cm
1

Burn Treatment
1/32 oz.
0.9 g
6

Cold Pack
4 x 5 in.
10 x 12.5 cm
1

Eye Covering, with means of attachment
2.9 sq. in.
19 sq. cm
2

Eye/Skin Wash
4 fl. oz. total
118 ml total
1

Eye/Skin Wash & Covering,
4 fl. oz. total
118 ml total
1

with means of attachment
2.9 sq. in.
19 sq. cm
2

Gloves
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2 pair

Hand Sanitizer
1/32 oz.
0.9 g
6

Roller Bandage (4 in.)
4 in. x 4 yd.
10 x 366 cm
1

Roller Bandage (2 in.)
2 in. x 4 yd.
5 x 366 cm
2

Sterile pad
3 x 3 in.
7.5 x 7.5 cm
4

Triangular Bandage
40 x 40 x 56 in.
101x 101 x 142 cm
1


ANSI/ISEA Z308.1 -2015

Classes of First Aid Kits and Required Supplies

First Aid Supply
Minimum Quantity
Minimum Size of Volume

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Class A Kits
Class B Kits
(US)
(Metric)

Adhesive Bandage
16
50
1 x 3 in.
2.5 x 7.5 cm

Adhesive Tape
1
2
2.5 yd (total)
2.3m

Antibiotic Application
10
25
1/57 oz
0.5 g

Antiseptic
10
50
1/57 oz
0.5g

Breathing Barrier
1
1
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Bum Dressing (gel soaked)
1
2
4 x 4 in
10 x 10 cm

Burn Treatment
10
25
1/32 oz
0.9 g

Cold Pack
1
2
4 x 5 in.
10 x 12.5 cm

Eye Covering with means of attachment
2
2
2.9 sq. in
19 sq. cm

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1 fl oz total
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29.6 ml

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4 fl oz total
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118.3 ml

First Aid Guide
1
1
N/A
N/A

Hand Sanitizer
6
10
1/32 oz
0.9 g

Medical Exam Gloves
2 pair
4 pair
N/A
N/A

Roller Bandage
 
 
 
 

2 inch
1
2
2 in. x 4 yd
5 cm x 3.66m

4 inch
0
1
4 in. x 4 yd
10 cm x 3.66m

Scissors
1
1
N/A
N/A

Splint
0
1
4.0 x 24 in.
10.2 x 61 cm

Sterile pad
2
4
3 x 3 in
7.5 x 7.5 cm

Tourniquet
0
1
1 in. (width)
2.5 cm (width)

Trauma pad
2
4
5 x 9 in.
12.7 x 22.9 cm

Triangular Bandage
1
2
40 x 40 x 56 in.
101 x 101 x 142 cm

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