Federal Regulations

Federal First Aid & Safety Regulations

Federal health & Safety regulationsFederal Safety Regulations are required for federal organizations. These regulations are based on the hazard classification of the workplace and the number of employees in the workplace. Please read through the safety regulations to determine the type of First Aid training and safety equipment required for your Federal workplace. There are a variety of first aid kits recommended for all different size work places. Download the Regulations here

Download Federal First Aid Kit Inspection Forms & Stickers

Number of Workers Occupational First Aid Kit Inspection Form Inspection Sticker*
2 to 5 workers Type A Kit Inspection Form Inspection Sticker
6 or more workers where the First Aid Attendant requires Basic First Aid Type B Kit Inspection Form Inspection Sticker
6 or more workers where the First Aid Attendant requires Standard First Aid Type C Kit Inspection Form Inspection Sticker
1 to 3 workers traveling in small vehicles other than automobiles, vans or trucks Type D Kit Inspection Form Inspection Sticker
1 worker in a remote workplace and detached from the main group Type D Kit Inspection Form Inspection Sticker
200 or more workers First Aid Room Inspection Form Inspection Sticker
*  Inspection Stickers should be printed on Shipping Labels (5 1/2" x 8 1/2")

First Aid Requirements for Federal Workplaces

Workplace Type Training Required
General Workplaces - 6 or more workers per shift 1 First Aid Attendant
Remote Workplaces - 2 or more workers per shift 1 First Aid Attendant
Live high voltage electrical Workplaces - 1 or more workers/shift 1 First Aid Attendant or a worker training in CPR or equivalent

Federal Workplaces Required to have a First Aid Attendant

Workplace Type Basic First Aid (Emergency First Aid) Standard First Aid
Office Workplaces

Ambulance response

  • 0 -2 hours

Ambulance response

  • over 2 hours

Other Workplaces

  • excludes offices and wilderness work areas)

Ambulance response

  • 0 - 20 mins

Ambulance response

  • 20 mins to 2 hours
Wilderness Workplaces   Standard First Aid & Wilderness First Aid

 

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