The tool for the assessment of first aid need is no longer available therefore as an employer you are advised to refer to our the guidance in First aid at work L74. The relevant parts of the guidance you should refer to are Section 3 and appendix 3. You may also find it useful to refer to our case studies which explain how to approach a needs assessments for a range of workplaces.
The results of the needs assessment are dependent on the degree of hazard, additional factors that could influence your overall first-aid provision. and number of employees in your workplace. The results will also suggest the number and type of first-aid personnel that should be present at all times people are at work.