WSIB Regulations relevant to summer camp First Aid Kits in Ontario

WSIB Regulations relevant to summer camp First Aid Kits in Ontario

This chart outlines the itemized minimum requirements for First aid kits on site based on number of personnel, and location.

 

#10 First Aid Kit

#11 First Aid Room

#16 Bush Workers First Aid Kit

Required For

Camp >6-200 Staff

Camp with 200 onsite staff

Staff in remote location

First Aider Required

Standard First Aid

Nurse or Standard First Aid

Not specified

Kit Criteria

Easily accessible and mobile

Accompanied by Nurse or First Aider

Portable, weather resistant

First Aid Manual

X

X

X

Pocket Mask or Barrier Device

X

X

X

Non-Latex Gloves

X

X

X

Safety Pins

X

X

X

Basin

1

3 Wash, 1 foot

 

Adhesive Dressings (Band-Aids)

48

Assorted

16

Tape 1”

2

 

 

Gauze pads >3”

48

X

6

Gauze Bandage (gauze pad with roll)

 

X

 

1” Gauze Roll

12

 

 

2” Gauze Roll

8

 

 

4” Gauze Roll

8

 

4

Abdominal (Combine) Pads

6

 

 

Triangular Bandage

12

X

4

Splints Assorted Size

X

X

 

Splint padding

2

X

 

Scissors

X

 

 

Forceps (Tweezers)

X

 

 

Tongue Depressors

X

 

 

Cotton Tip Applicators

X

 

 

Denatured Ethyl Alcohol

x

 

 

Stretcher

 

1

 

Couch curtained off in spate room

 

1

 

Blankets

 

2

 

Sanitary Disposal receptacle with lid

 

1

 

       Adapted from: WSIB Ontario, First Aid Requirements, Regulation 1101, retrieved from: http://www.wsib.on.ca/cs/idcplg?IdcService=GET_FILE&dDocName=WSIB012725&RevisionSelectionMethod=LatestReleased

 

By: Ken Piercey RN, BScN, Med, Wildmedkits.ca


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