First Aid : Make or buy first aid kits for your home and car.
Ready-made first aid kits are available at most department stores or your local American Red Cross chapter. These kits come in a variety of sizes and prices. You can also make your own kit from supplies you probably already have around the house.
Some items that should be included in a basic first aid kit are:
- Adhesive Tape
- Gauze Pads & Roller Gauze (assorted sizes)
- Antiseptic Ointment
- Hand Sanitizer (liquid or wipes)
- Band-Aids (assorted sizes)
- Plastic Bags
- Scissors and Tweezers
- Cold Pack
- Small Flashlight and Extra Batteries
- Disposable Gloves
- Triangular Bandage