Sample First Aid Kit

Thinking of building your own first aid kit? The following list of ‘basic’ first aid kit contents follows ANSI standards, although different environments may have different requirements.
(ANSI Z308, 1-2009)

List of important local emergency telephone numbers, including police, fire, EMS, and poison control center.

Absorbent compress, 32 sq. in. (qty. 1)
Adhesive bandage, 1 x 3 in. (qty. 16)
Adhesive tape, 2.5 yd. total (qty. 1 or 2)
Antibiotic treatment, 0.14 fl. oz. (qty. 6)
Antiseptic swab, 0.14 fl. oz. (qty. 10)
Antiseptic wipe, 1 x 1 in. (qty. 10)
Antiseptic towelette, 24 sq. in. (qty. 10)
Bandage compress, 2 in. x 36 in. (qty. 4)
Bandage compress, 3 in. x 60 in. (qty. 2)
Bandage compress, 4 in. x 72 in. (qty. 1)
Burn dressing, 4 in. x 4 in. (qty. 1)
Burn treatment, 1/32 oz. (qty. 6)
CPR barrier
Cold pack, 4 in. x 5 in. (qty. 1)
Eye covering, with means of attachment (qty. 2)
Eye/skin wash, 4 fl. oz. total (qty. 1)
Gloves (2 pairs)
Hand sanitizer with a minimum of 61 percent ethyl alcohol
Roller bandage, 4 in. x 4 yd. (qty. 1)
Roller bandage, 2 in. x 4 yd. (qty. 2)
Sterile pad, 3 in. x 3 in. (qty. 4)
Triangular bandage, 40 in. x 40 in. x 56 in. (qty. 1)

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