A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees
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First-Aid Kit: Contents & Equipment List

Policy statement:

Nevada Administrative Code 444.266 §4 states that:

"Every public bathing or swimming facility and natural bathing place must be equipped with:
(a) A standard first-aid kit, filled, ready for use, readily accessible for emergency use…"
And, similarly, for spa applications, 444.528 §1 states that:
"Each spa or spa facility must be equipped with a standard 16-unit first-aid kit which must be kept filled and ready for use at a convenient place near the spa."

The contents and equipment of the first-aid kits are not otherwise specified. Therefore, the following items are to be included in each first-aid kit and be available at every pool or spa:

  1. 1 - First Aid Book
  2. 1 - Box Plastic Adhesive Bandages - 1" x 3" 16/Box
  3. 1 - Tweezers
  4. 1 - Scissors
  5. 1 - Spool Tape - 1/2" x 5 yards
  6. 2 - Compress Bandage - 3" x 3"
  7. 1 - Triangular Bandage - 40"
  8. 1 - Small Ice Pack
  9. 1 - Box Fingertip Bandage - 10/Box
  10. 1 - Box Cloth Knuckle Bandage
  11. 1 - Eye Dressing
  12. 1 - Box Telfa Pads - 1 1/2" x 2" 12/Box
  13. 1 - Roller Gauze
  14. 3 - Packages Clean Wipes
  15. 1 - Compact CPR Shield
  16. 1 - Latex Gloves, Pair
  17. 2 - Emergency Blankets