Safety – Washing your hands

Making sure that you can maintain a clean and safe environment around you at all times in very important. It can prevent you from unwanted bacteria or diseases. Below are 5 steps to follow in order to maintain clean hands frequently.

Follow these five steps every time.

  1. Wet your hands with clean, running water (warm or cold), turn off the tap, and apply soap.
  2. Lather your hands by rubbing them together with the soap. Lather the backs of your hands, between your fingers, and under your nails.
  3. Scrub your hands for at least 20 seconds. Need a timer? Hum the “Happy Birthday” song from beginning to end twice.
  4. Rinse your hands well under clean, running water.
  5. Dry your hands using a clean towel or air dry them.

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