The Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981 states:-
“An employer shall provide or ensure that there are provided such equipment and facilities as are adequate and appropriate in the circumstances for enabling first aid to be rendered to his employees if they are injured or become ill at work”
The new BSI first aid kits are now the only safe and clear way for an employer to meet their obligations!
BS-8599-1 Compliant First Aid Kits
BS-8599-1 kits have been designed to be more user friendly in a way that makes the contents instantly visible and more secure, this in turn has helped to improve and simplify selection for employers and specifiers to meet their legal and moral obligations.
Appointed first aider applying a bandage to a work colleague.