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Northwest Territories first aid kit content requirements

First Aid Regulations for the Northwest Territories fall under Schedule G, Subsections 58(1) and (4). Level of first aid kit is dependent on distance from the nearest medical facility and number of workers on site at one time.

Northwest Territories first aid kit content requirements

First Aid Regulations for the Northwest Territories fall under Schedule G, Subsections 58(1) and (4). Level of first aid kit is dependent on distance from the nearest medical facility and number of workers on site at one time.

 

Number of workers at workplace per shift

Close workplace (within 30 minutes from the nearest medical facility)

Distant workplace (between 30-120 minutes from the nearest medical facility)

Isolated (more than 120 minutes of surface travel to medical facility, or if normal mode of transport is aircraft)

1

Minimum

Minimum

Minimum

2 - 4

Minimum

Minimum plus

Blanket, stretcher and splint

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

Minimum plus

Blanket, stretcher and splint

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

5 - 9

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Blankets, stretcher and splints

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Blankets, stretcher and splints

10 - 20

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Blankets, stretcher and splints

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Blankets, stretcher, and splints

21 - 40

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Blankets, stretcher, and splints

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 2 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies for other work

Blankets, stretcher and splints

41 - 99

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 2 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification and supplies for work that is not high hazard work

Blankets, stretcher and splints

Minimum plus

First aid attendant with level 1 qualification for low hazard work

EMT for high hazard work

First aid attendant with level 2 qualification and supplies for other work

Blankets, stretcher and splints

100 +

Minimum plus

2 first aid attendants with level 1 qualification and supplies

Minimum plus

First aid room

1 EMT and 1 first aid attendant with level 2 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

2 first aid attendants with level 1 qualification and supplies for work that is not high hazard work

Blankets, stretcher and splints

Minimum plus

First aid room

1 EMT and 1 first aid attendant with level 2 qualification and supplies for high hazard work

2 first aid attendants with level 1 qualification and supplies for work that is low hazard work

2 first ait attendants with level 2 qualification and supplies for other work

Blankets, stretcher and splints

Note: Adapted from http://www.wscc.nt.ca/sites/default/files/documents/OHS%20Regs%20Digests%20Vol%203%20NWT.pdf Copyright (2012) by WSCC

 

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