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close this bookThe Organization of First Aid in the Workplace (ILO, 1999, 70 p.)
close this folder4. How first aid is organized
close this folder4.5. Equipment, supplies and facilities for first aid
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View the document4.5.1. Rescue equipment
View the document4.5.2. First-aid boxes, first-aid kits and similar containers
View the document4.5.3. Specialized equipment and supplies
View the document4.5.4. The first-aid room
View the document4.5.5. Means for communicating the alert


First-aid personnel must be provided with adequate equipment, supplies and facilities. The type and quantity of equipment, supplies and facilities should be determined in the light of the assessment made by the employer in planning and organizing first aid. This should take into account the regulatory and other standards. The employer is responsible for providing equipment, supplies and facilities.