So why are we focusing on burns in June, when you can get burned just about any time? Well we needed a focus for the month and June is the beginning of summer and all of the beaches, waterparks and outdoor venues of all kinds open about now.
First Aid News & Information
Every year about this time we start hearing from sports teams, outdoor recreation facilities, camps, YMCA’s, State and National Parks and many municipal parks and recreations departments as they ramp up for another busy season. They are all looking to save money on the quality first aid supplies they know they are going to need for the upcoming season.
April is first aid kit refill month at First Aid Supplies Online so this is probably a good time to explore what constitutes and quality first aid kit refill Although best first aid practices are universal it is usually approached from slightly different perspectives.
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.
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.