FIRST AID BOX
First Aid kits are not available from N3 Toll Concession, however, St John Ambulance branches stock a range of quality First Aid kits. Whether for the car, home or office – St John Ambulance has the right one to suit your needs. To order a first aid kit, contact the branch of St John Ambulance nearest you. Website: http://www.stjohn.org.za
Minimum Contents of a First Aid Box as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act
- Wound cleaner / antiseptic (100ml)
- Swabs for cleaning wounds
- Cotton wool for padding (100g)
- Sterile gauze (minimum quantity 10)
- 1 pair of forceps (for splinters)
- 1 pair of scissors (minimum size 100mm)
- 1 set of safety pins
- 4 Triangular bandages
- 4 Roller bandages (75mm x 5m)
- 4 Roller bandages (100mm x 5m)
- 1 Roll elastic adhesive (25mm x 3m)
- 1 Non-allergenic adhesive strip (25mm x 3m)
- 1 Packet of adhesive dressing strips (minimum quantity 10 assorted sizes)
- 4 First aid dressings (75mm x 100mm)
- 4 First aid dressings (150mm x 200mm)
- 2 Straight splints
- 2 pairs large and 2 pairs medium disposable latex gloves
- 2 CPR mouth pieces or similar devices
- An adequate supply of absorbent material for the absorption of blood and other spilled bodily fluids.
- Disinfectant to disinfect the area after cleaning up blood and other spilled bodily fluids.
- Two pairs of large and two pairs of medium disposable rubber household gloves.
- A suitably sized impervious bag for the safe disposal of blood and other bodily fluid or contaminated bio hazardous materials.
Other items which you may wish to include are:
- Wet wipes
- Waterless Hand cleaner
- Facial tissues
- Copies of your medical scheme cards or medical insurance
- A list of doctors and emergency contact numbers for the area you will be travelling to.
First Aid Kits
St John Ambulance branches stock a range of quality First Aid kits. Whether for the car, home or office – we have the right one to suit your needs. To order a first aid kit, contact the branch of St John Ambulance nearest you. Website: http://www.stjohn.org.za