Does my employer need to provide a first aid room?

If an assessment finds that a room is a necessary part of first aid provision, a suitable room should be made available for first aid purposes. First aid rooms are normally necessary in high-risk industries, for example, in the chemicals industry or on large construction sites.

Note: This content is provided as general background information and should not be taken as legal advice or financial advice for your particular situation. Make sure to get individual advice on your case from your union, a source on our free help page or an independent financial advisor before taking any action.

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