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Industrial first aid kit, United Kingdom, 1924-1930
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Industrial first aid kit, United Kingdom, 1924-1930
Industrial first aid kit, c1930
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Work Type
Therapeutics
Date
1924-1930
Location
United Kingdom
Material
iron
paper (fibre product)
wood
Description
Industrial first aid box, wood, containing bandages, tourniquets, bottles and splints, c. 1930
This first aid kit was used in a factory or industrial setting where injuries from heavy machinery, chemicals, and sharp equipment were real possibilities. The inscriptions on the leaflets and box read "Factory Department Home Office . The Factory Department (established 1844) of the Home Office was responsible for inspecting factories and the working conditions of employees (including sanitary conditions). First aid provision in the workplace has been compulsory by law in the United Kingdom since the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations of 1981.
This first aid kit was used in a factory or industrial setting where injuries from heavy machinery, chemicals, and sharp equipment were real possibilities. The inscriptions on the leaflets and box read "Factory Department Home Office . The Factory Department (established 1844) of the Home Office was responsible for inspecting factories and the working conditions of employees (including sanitary conditions). First aid provision in the workplace has been compulsory by law in the United Kingdom since the Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations of 1981.
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co142256
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Image and original data from Science Museum Group
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