What to do if Your Kid Gets Bitten by a Dog

What to do if Your Kid Gets Bitten by a Dog

Man’s best friend can perform many functions. From a hunting companion to a protector to a companion to the eyes and ears of a person that lacks sight or hearing, dogs are among the most popular pets in the country. Fortunately, most owners understand the... Read More
How to Treat a Cut Finger

How to Treat a Cut Finger

A typical first aid kit contains my items that will be rotated but never used. Most people will never use the triangular bandages or resuscitation equipment included in an OSHA and ANSI certified first aid kit. However, three items will be in near-constant use from... Read More
10 Things You’d Never Think to Add to Your First Aid Kit

10 Things You’d Never Think to Add to Your First Aid Kit

Most people think of adhesive bandages and antibiotic ointment when they think of first aid kits, yet few look beyond the necessities. You would never think to add these ten things to your first aid kit, but they effectively round out your emergency preparedness plan... Read More
5 Scenarios Where a First Aid Kit Can Help

5 Scenarios Where a First Aid Kit Can Help

Most people understand the inherent value in a first aid kit. Preparation for any accident or incident is vital to the workplace and home safety. However, there are scenarios where a first aid kit can prove especially useful in stressful situations. 1. The Natural... Read More
Why your First Aid Kit Should Be OSHA and ANSI Certified

Why your First Aid Kit Should Be OSHA and ANSI Certified

When you are injured, you never wonder whether the first aid kit you are using is OSHA or ANSI certified. However, these designations can affect what you find when you go to the first aid kit for equipment. What are OSHA and ANSI? The Occupational Safety and Health... Read More