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Human Remains



The following is an important public health announcement. Dead bodies rarely cause or spread disease. If you are handling remains, protect your hands and feet from sharp objects to prevent cuts. Avoid getting blood or body fluids on your face. Avoid touching your face and clean your hands with soap and clean water as soon as possible. If you are wounded while cleaning up, immediately clean your wounds with soap and clean water, and ask a doctor for a tetanus shot. These tips can save lives…Be safe.

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