What are requirements for First Aid Kit in Lifeboat as per SOLAS ?

The first aid kit shall be packed in a container which shall comply with the following requirements :- 

  1. It shall be durable, damp proof, water proof and effectively sealed. 
  2. It shall not be effected by extreme temperature. 
  3. Every item in the container shall be properly packed and marked with names and quantity/size of the item.           
  4. It shall be packed in a room from which an atmospheric moisture has been removed as far as possible.
  5. It shall not be made of metal. 
  6. An itemized list of contents shall be given on the outside of the container.


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