Advice Sheet 12: First Aid

The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 (as amended) require you to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to enable first aid to be given to your employees if they are injured or become ill at work. Adequate and appropriate first aid equipment and facilities will vary depending on the workplace, however the minimum first-aid provision to be provided in any workplace should include:

  • Suitably stocked first-aid box
  • An appointed person to take charge of first-aid arrangements

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