A toolkit for workplace first aiders.


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First Aid Kits

Regulation 1101 (PDF, 214KB) - All employers who are subject to the Occupational Health and Safety Act must comply with Regulation 1101 under Section 3 of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act. The Regulation states what each employer is obligated to provide in the workplace.

Guidelines for workplace first aiders (PDF, 554KB) - Regulation 1101 outlines in detail the obligations of employers in the provision of first-aid equipment, facilities, and trained personnel in its workplace. To ensure that these obligations are respected, these guidelines establish the procedures to follow when you give first-aid treatment for work injuries or give advice to the injured worker.

Procedure for reporting and cleaning spills of blood and bodily fluids (PDF, 185KB) - All individuals are to consider this type of spill as potentially infectious, and respond in an appropriate fashion. The blood borne pathogens of greatest concern are Hepatitis B (HBV) and Hepatitis C (HCV) and the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). These pathogens can be safely decontaminated by following these procedures.

Accident, incident, occupational illness or near miss report form - Report a workplace injury.