A first aid kit is a collection of supplies and equipment that is used to give medical treatment.
Health and Healthcare Vocabulary – Video
A first aid kit is a collection of supplies and equipment that is used to give medical treatment. There is a wide variation in the contents of first aid kits based on the knowledge and experience of those putting it together, the differing first aid requirements of the area where it may be used and variations in legislation or regulation in a given area.
First aid kit include items such as:
- Adhesive tape
- Ointment for burns
- Instant cold pack
- Cotton applicators
- Rubbing alcohol
- Hydrogen peroxide
- Pain reliever
- Allergy medication