New Brunswick First Aid Requirements

 

The first aid requirements for businesses in New Brunswick are based on the number of employees working on a given shift as well as the worksite type.

For the most current regulations, refer to Schedule A (pg. 10 of 24) & Schedule C (pg. 23 of 24) of the 
New Brunswick Occupational Health and Safety Act.

No High Hazard Work:

  • 1 Employee = 1 New Brunswick Personal First Aid Kit
  • 2-19 Employees = 1 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kit
  • 20-49 Employees = 1 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kit
  • 50-99 Employees = 1 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kit
  • 100-199 Employees = 2 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kits
  • 200+ Employees = 3 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kits, plus 1 additional kit for every 1-100 employee increment
     

High Hazard Work:

  • 1 Employee = 1 New Brunswick Personal First Aid Kit
  • 2-19 Employees = 1 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kit
  • 20-49 Employees = 1 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kit
  • 50-99 Employees = 1 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kit
  • 100-199 Employees = 3 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kits
  • 200+ Employees = 4 New Brunswisk Basic First Aid Kits, plus 1 additional kit for every increment of 1-100
     

Links to First Aid Kits:

 

First Aid Canada is pleased to offer all kits required aboves well as additional products, equipment and supplies. A highly reccomended item to any workplace is an Automated External Defibrillator as it has the power to save lives - for more information on AEDs, click here. If you have any questions regarding first aid and safety in the workplace, please do not hesitate to contact the First Aid Canada Team.

Life is Precious. Be Prepared.