After a 6 month manufacturer’s back order we finally have a full line of quality Celox™ products in stock for immediate shipment. The 2gram pouch weathered the backorder and we never ran short on that item, but the most popular Celox™ products were impossible to find.
First Aid News & Information
We just had a cold spell. For here that means temperatures down in to the low twenties. I know, I know, big deal you say we had 20 below last week.
For the record, the content of this post doesn’t make a distinction as to degree of cold in any given cold spell. Suffice it to say that it got cold and dry. The kind of cold and dry that wrecks your skin and loads everything you wear with that nasty annoying static electricity. You know what I am talking about.
In an earlier post we looked at some of the elements of the new ANSI standard regarding first aid kits in the workplace. The new standard, Z308.1-2014 is going to require first aid kits to be categorized either Class A or Class B. Class A being the most common type of kit and the Class B for more complex or dangerous workplaces.
Here is the new list of required contents for both kit types.
Occupational Health and Safety , http://ohsonline.com posted the following article January 19, 2015 titled “Revised ISEA Standards Establishes Two Classes of First Aid Kits” in which they outline the coming changes to ISEA and ANSI standards regarding first aid kits in the workplace.
Just in case you haven’t heard, First Aid Supplies Online has a brand new website! In development for over a year our new site went live January 13, 2015 and we couldn’t be more excited. We hope you will be too because this new site is built on cutting edge 21st century technology and features many new and exciting capabilities. You don’t have to do anything different to get there and when you do you’ll find that the new site has the same old comfortable look and feel. It will look like and navigate much like our old site but because of the technology you will find that it lo
If black Friday has come and gone and you still have some openings on your gift list then may we suggest you consider one of our quality first aid kits as a gift? They are especially good for the guy or gal who already has everything; you know who I’m talking about.
Our exclusive line of quality first aid kit ensures that you will be giving something of true value and something that you can’t buy just anywhere. So you’ll get extra brownie points because this isn’t something you picked up while you were at Walmart or Costco.
November is adhesive bandage month at First Aid Supplies Online and all of our fine quality bandages will be on sale at some point throughout the month. Although we take them for granted, the adhesive bandage has been around for almost one hundred years. In that time, the adhesive bandage has come a long, long way since it was first introduced into the U. S. marketplace.
The ideal first aid kit continued.
In my last post I talked about the ideal first aid kit from an industry insider and said that I’d list the kit contents in a later post. Well here it is a later post and for your consideration here is the list of items I chose for my Sister’s first aid kit.
Earlier this summer my sister came to visit from out of town. We had an enjoyable multiple day visit and during a conversation the subject of first aid kits came up. Evidently one of her neighbors had suffered a fairly serious burn and no one had a first aid kit close buy leading to some unnecessary suffering.
Medi-First has introduced their very own Emergency Heat Relief Kit, wow what a great idea. Its summertime, it’s hot and according to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) "Workers who are exposed to extreme heat or work in hot environments may be at risk of heat stress."
The CDC says that heat stress can manifest itself in a number of unhappy conditions ranging from heat exhaustion to cramps, heat rash and even heat stroke which can be deadly.