ABSTRACT

OSHA Fact Sheet: Hand Hygiene and Protective Gloves in Hurricane-Affected Areas   [open pdf - 23KB]

"Flood environments present many health and safety challenges for rescue workers, emergency responders and clean-up crews. Preventing or minimizing disease exposure when working in contaminated flood waters is possible by taking various precautions, specifically with proper hand hygiene and the use of protective gloves."

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Date:
2005-09
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Occupational Safety & Health Administration: http://www.osha.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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