First aid is the first assistance that is provided to an individual who suffers froman accident. It is meant to reduce pain, bleeding, or other threats, as thepatient is referred for more assistance in a specialized medical facility. Inmost industrial facilities, first aid is used to treat workers from problemssuch as cuts, burns, fractures, or breathing harmful gases. Therefore, it isprudent to ensure that you have the right first aid kit with all the essentialsto assist workers in case of accidents. Some of the key components that you should ensure to have in a first aid kit includean antibiotic application for treating cuts and bruises, burn treatment, andantiseptic. The kit should also have other items such as an adhesive
bandage,adhesive take, breathing barrier, cold pack, and skin wash. Finally, it shouldalso include a first aid guide that can be followed by people who are around toattend to emergencies.