First-Aid Kit FAQ

Why do I need a First Aid Kit?

Because you never know what may happen. It may seem like a fairly simplistic answer but it is the reality that we live with. First Aid Kits are the kind of thing you must think about before an emergency strikes so that you can be prepared for the unexpected.

What should I look for in a first aid kit?

There are all types of first aid kits. As you are trying to determine which one is right for your needs, you'll need to keep a few things in mind. Our First Aid Kit Buyer's Guide focuses on what you should look for when buying a first aid kit regardless of brand.

Where should I keep a first aid kit?

  • Site Office
  • Car/Truck/Fleet
  • Construction Equipment
  • Purse or Briefcase
  • Backpack
  • Garage/Shop
  • Kitchen
  • Boat
  • RV

Do First Aid Kits Expire?

Yes, many of the items contained with a First Aid Kit do have expiration dates, typically 3-5 years for the date of manufacture. All of the First Aid Kits that we sell include a published expiration date on the components that expire. It is important that you maintain a regular review of your first aid kits and replace kits and components as needed.

Do you offer any First Aid training?

No, at this time we do not directly offer any first aid training. Many local police and fire departments offer regular courses on basic first aid. In addition we have provided several links below you many find useful for first aid related training.

Are there any First Aid Kit regulations that I should be aware of?

Currently, there are no regulations for home or personal first aid kits. For industrial and business regulations please refer the following OSHA information.