Sports First Aid Kit Essential Items
Sports First Aid
Given the unpredictable nature of sports and sportinging events, it is always a best to be as prepared as possible for every outcome with a high quality, well stocked Sports First Aid Kit packed with all of the essentials. Medichem has been supplying the sports industry with first aid for sports for years and we know all that you need to know to about Sports First Aid. Find below an outline of the must have sports first aid essentials and an explainer for each item.
Also this downloadable Sports First Aid Kit Checklist is a useful tool to keep track of your sports first aid kit contents and will make it easier to stock check your sports first aid items and reorder first aid stock when you need to.
All weather first aid kits for sport
Attending sporting events can be all weather occasions and your sports first aid kit needs to with stand all weather conditions. We provide waterproof
The following list of sports first aid items details the minimum requirement which should be in full stock for every first aid kit at any sports occasions such as training sessions, athletics events or sports matches. When something is used from the first aid kit, use this Sports First Aid Kit Checklist as a guide to indicate what first aid item needs to be replaced before the next sports event or occasion.
Sports First Aid Kit Essential Items:
- Surgical Gloves – at least 6 gloves should be in a kit at all times
- Disinfectant Wipes – 10 wipes in a kit at all times
- Saline Solution – Very useful to have as wound wash
- Gauze swabs – Useful to clean a wound, your sports first aid kit should contain 20 swabs at all times
- Sterile Dressings – 20 of these in assorted sizes present in your sports first kit at all times
- Adhesive Plasters – 20 of these in assorted sizes present in your sports first kit at all times
- Steri strips – for would closure
- Individually Wrapped Sterile Unmedicated Wound dressing
- 4 Individually Wrapped Triangular Bandages
- Standard Dressing tape – tapes for securing wound dressings and strapping injuries in sports.
- Elasticated Crepe Bandage – in three widths 5cm, 7.5cm and 10cm
- 2x eye wash miniature bottles
- 2x Sterile Eye Pads
Other Useful Accessories:
- Resuscitation Mask
- Pencil light
- A foil blanket
- Paramedic shears
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Got a question about sports first aid?
Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions section for the most up to date information referring to all things first aid related. If you don’t find what you’re looking for contact us here with any of your questions.
At Medichem we have years experience in first aid supplies for sports and we also provide staff training. Our staff are more than happy to answer any query that you may have – contact us here with any of your questions. Explore our first aid training for sports or contact us here with any query about our training services.